Keyword: sawmills

Metsä Group, Stora Enso, and UPM plan 6-day lock-out at sawmills, plywood mills in Finland

Finnish Forest Industries Federation said on Wednesday it would hold a 6-day lock-out from Dec. 12, closing half [...]

Canfor announces 2 week shutdown for all its sawmills

    Canfor is shutting down all 10 of its sawmills currently operating in B.C. over Christmas [...]

Södra to extend production stoppages at its sawmills due to spruce bark beetle infestation

    Södra has decided to extend production stoppages at its sawmills during the Christmas and New [...]

North American sawmills see their profit margins decline

Costs for sawlogs declined in most major regions around the world in the first half of 2019. However, lumber prices [...]

UPM’s sawmills are running at full speed

UPM Timber welcomed Aki Temmes, 41, to the position of Senior Vice President of Business in late April. He transferred [...]

West Fraser curtails production at five sawmills

West Fraser announced temporary production curtailments during which all mill activities will be curtailed for one week in June at [...]

Interfor curtails production in BC

Interfor announced plans to temporarily reduce production across its operating platform in the BC Interior during the month of June [...]

12 sawmills expected to close in the next 10 years

    British Columbia’s shrinking timber supply will attract approximately 12 sawmills to be closed in the [...]

West Fraser curtails production at two sawmills in BC

West Fraser announced temporary production curtailments for a duration of approximately two weeks at two British Columbia sawmills: Chasm and [...]

10 largest Russian sawmills boost revenues in 2017

In 2017, the total revenue of the 10 biggest forest products companies in Russia amounted 339.4 billion rubles ($5 [...]