Keyword: lumber

European countries are rapidly expanding market shares on China’s softwood import market

Due to the bark beetle infestation, the European countries have gained serious market shares in China's softwood logs and [...]

Germany: Massive exports to the US cause short supply and rising wood prices

    The price of furniture and lumber in Germany has been rising for months. There are also [...]

Big German sawmills plan to increase production in 2021

    The largest sawmills in Germany increased their sawmill production volume again last year. Most companies want [...]

German export value of logs and lumber has increased 63% the past five years

The softwood timber harvest in Germany is likely to reach almost 50 million m3 in 2020, about ten million m3 [...]

Canadian lumber giants expected to continue expansion in US

Record high lumber prices have left North American forestry companies flush with cash, setting the stage for more forestry M [...]

Valutec reports rising demand from sawmills in Central Europe

  The last six months' sales to Germany and Austria amount to an order value of just over EUR [...]

Are European lumber producers missing advantages of booming US market?

As US homebuilding continues at a steady pace, US lumber producers have risen to meet the immense demand from the [...]

Homebuilders in US urge Biden to help ease skyrocketing lumber prices

The biggest U.S. homebuilders group urged the Biden administration to help increase lumber supply, saying record-high costs threaten [...]

Global lumber producers see their profitability go up substantially

Times have been good for lumber producers in 2020, with profitability rising worldwide. Most important lumber producing countries have had [...]

Interfor eyes growth by acquisition

The CEO of Interfor Corp. says profits from strong lumber markets mean the company is well-positioned to add to [...]