Forestry

Vietnam plans to push up wood products exports’ value to US$11 billion in 2019

    Vietnam aims to push wood export value beyond US$11 billion this year and to develop [...]

US lumber prices started to slow down through the end of February

    Softwood lumber trading geared down from a faster pace earlier in the month, with traders citing [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland grew by 6% during 2018

For the Finnish wood industry, the year 2018 was characterized by a clear rise in the real stumpage prices of [...]

Chinese forestry industry wants to boost its output by 50% until 2025

China's top forestry authority has made plans to boost the forestry industry and set development goals. The industry pledges [...]

John Deere reports sharp growth in its forestry and construction division

    Deere & Company reported net income of $ 498.5 million for the first quarter of fiscal [...]

Stora Enso implements first measure of its cost-cutting programme: reduces a shift at Ala sawmill

    In Sweden, Stora Enso has announced that 23 employees at its sawmill in Ala have received [...]

British Columbia’s lumber exports to China start to go down, as demand decreases

British Columbia's lumber exports to China are decreasing, as the country's slowing economic growth traces demand for one [...]

US sawmills produced more softwood lumber in 2018

    U.S. sawmills produced 32.441 billion board feet (bbf) of softwood lumber in the first [...]

Universal Forest Products acquires Wolverine Wood Products

    Universal Forest Products, Inc. announced that one of its affiliates has signed an agreement to purchase [...]

Lumber prices in the US keep on rising

Sales of US framing lumber slowed as winter took a toll on consumption across the continent. Snow in the Northwest [...]