Keyword: sawmill

China plans a US$ 1.5 billion timber processing complex in Russia

China plans to invest up to 10 billion yuan (about $ 1.5 billion) in a timber processing complex in the [...]

Canfor buys 70% of Swedish sawmill company VIDA

    Canfor Corporation announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase 70% of the VIDA [...]

Canadian government announces plans to invest $15 million in a wood pellet and sawmill complex

    The Canadian government revealed plans to invest $15 million in Granule 777 Inc. The funds will [...]
November 20, 2018 Latest Trends / Sawmilling / ...Wood Energy / North America

Holmen to rise production at Brakiven Sawmill in Sweden

Holmen has decided to invest SEK 170 million to increase the production of wood products at Braviken Sawmill in Sweden [...]

Trends in the French sawmill industry

    The year 2017 in France is characterized by a return of confidence and growth. France has [...]
November 2, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Europe

Russia: ULK Group to build large wood processing complex

Within five years, ULK Group of Companies will build from scratch the largest in Russia complex for deep processing of [...]

Bark beetle infestation hits the German sawmill industry

After the high amount of damaged timber from various windthrows and the subsequent problem of beetle wood, the sawmills focus [...]

Sweden’s sawmill industry facing raw materials short supply

During the last year, raw material supply in Sweden has been restricted somewhat by different factors. After a rainy autumn [...]

Swanson Group halts production at two of its sawmills

Oregon's Swanson Group is implementing production curtailments with immediate effect, citing deteriorating market conditions.    The [...]

BSW Timber’s sawmill in Slovenia waiting for permits

    BSW Timber is currently waiting for all permits to proceed with the construction of a EUR [...]