Keyword: sawmills

Top 10 sawmills in Europe: Binderholz close to number 1

    After taking over the two Klausner sawmills in the USA, Binderholz is moving significantly closer to [...]

Sweden’s forest industry doubles exports to the United States

The Swedish forest industry has increased its exports of wood products and pulp so far this year. To the USA [...]

Finnish sawmills perform weak in main markets; softwood lumber exports down 20%

    Finland's softwood lumber exports to the world fell by almost 20% in the first nine [...]
December 18, 2020 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Sawn hardwood production forecast to fall 25% this year in Europe

After a period of stability between 2016 and 2019, when sawn hardwood production in EOS member countries fluctuated between 5 [...]
December 14, 2020 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

European lumber exporters expanding sales outside Europe

European lumber exporters have expanded their sales overseas from 30% to 45% over the past ten years, with Asia receiving [...]

Sawmills in Sweden defy coronavirus crisis

Current situation of the Swedish forest industry     Swedish demand for sawn wood products has decreased by [...]

Finland: Sawmills struggle to pay for raw materials due to low export prices of lumber

Almost 500 million cubic meters of lumber were produced worldwide last year, of which almost three quarters were coniferous lumber [...]

US sawmills see profits move to the highest levels in at least 15 years

Record high lumber prices in the US, stable income for residual chips, and slightly lower costs for sawlogs moved 2Q [...]

Swedish sawmills to take advantage of opportunities in the US market

Danske Bank's head of the forestry and agriculture business area, Johan Freij, summarizes the situation in the timber market [...]

Canfor expands to Europe; completes new acquisitions

Canfor's Swedish subsidiary, Vida Group, has completed a purchase of three sawmills in the Scandanavian country.    [...]