Forestry

Finland: Log prices rise steadily in March

    In March, the average stumpage price for pine logs in Finland was EUR 59.3 per [...]

Considerable rise in UK timber and panel imports

The recovery in UK import volume seen in the second half of 2020 continued in January 2021 with timber and [...]

Lumber prices in US could plunge by the end of the year

Lumber futures continue their wild ride, trading limit down after going limit up in the previous session. Futures fell the [...]

Sharp rise in softwood sawlog prices in Austria due to booming demand and low availability

Sharply rising prices with extremely lively global demand for building materials. All timber products are currently following this development. Above [...]

Södra to increase timber prices due to strong demand in market

    Sweden's Södra raises the price for timber, pulpwood, small timber and logs. At the [...]

Danzer sells Bradford sawmill in Pennsylvania

German hardwood specialist Danzer has closed the sale of its hardwood lumber sawmill in Bradford, Pennsylvania. Danzer sold the facility [...]

Russian Sveza plans large investment in a new sawmill and pellet plant

    Russian Sveza plans to invest 8.6 billion rubles (EUR 93.4 million) in the construction [...]

New Zealand log export prices face high shipping costs, despite booming China demand

    International log prices are at record levels due to strong demand from China as other supply [...]

France’s wood industry welcomes government’s plan to boost industry

France’s wood sector has welcomed the government’s move to update a strategic contract for the industry to bring [...]

North American softwood lumber prices reach incredible highs

    Shock and disbelief resonated throughout the North American forest products industry as solid wood construction framing [...]