Keyword: Sweden

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 [...]

Unusual stocks of roundwood in Sweden

Stocks of softwood, pulpwood and pulp chips have fallen since this summer but are nonetheless unusually large for the season [...]

Downturn in the Swedish forest industry as global economic slowdown progresses

The recession in Europe, in particular, is noticeable in the Swedish forest industry. The sawmills partially compensate for this through [...]

Slowdown in Swedish softwood lumber exports

    Swedish sawmills delivered less softwood lumber to European destinations in the first eight months of 2019 [...]
November 20, 2019 Forestry / Sawmilling / ...Europe

Martinsons to upgrade its CLT and glulam production

Martinsons announced a SEK 120 million (EUR 11.1 million) investment in its sawmill plants in Bygdsiljum and Kroksjön [...]

Swedish roundwood prices hit by the bark beetle infestation

    Both sawlog and pulpwood prices in Sweden decreased during the 3Q 2019 for the first time [...]

Challenging market conditions lower profits for Swedish Setra

Swedish wood products company Setra has reported an operating profit of SEK 95 (287) million for the period January-September [...]

Sweden: Slow sawnwood demand and bark beetle infestation cause foresters to drop timber prices

The Swedish forest owners association Mellanskog has announced a decrease in its timber prices.    According to [...]

New large player in the Swedish forest industry emerges

    Norra Skogsägarna and Norrskog plan to merge into a joint forest owners' association, which is [...]

Bark beetle infestation doubled in Sweden this year

Damage to spruce forest is extensive following the spruce bark beetle outbreak over the past 12 months.    [...]
September 17, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe