Forestry

Chinese imports of US hardwood reach record levels in Q1/2018

Amidst the trade dispute between China and the US, the hardwood exports to Sea and Greater China  rallied [...]

US lumber prices pushed higher in June though at a lower pace than in May

    The framing lumber market in the US was slow during last week, as to shake off [...]

EU imports of tropical sawnwood went down during Q1/2018

EU imports of tropical sawn wood decreased 6% to 166,100 MT in the first quarter of 2018. This was [...]

New map reveals last primary forests in Europe

Scientists at the Geography Department of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU) have compiled the first map of the [...]

China increases tropical logs & sawnwood imports

China’s log imports from the USA in the first three months of 2018 totalled 1.41 million cubic metres [...]

Prosecutors in Romania investigate Holzindustrie Schweighofer for alleged illegal logging activities

    Romanian DIICOT prosecutors and police administration are currently making investigations at the largest wood exporter in [...]

Roundwood prices in Sweden grew during the first quarter of 2018

    Roundwood prices in Sweden have decline last year in the second and third quarter. However, in [...]

Latest prices for Indian imported wood products

The price list for teak, sawnwood and plywood between 1-15 May, 2018.    Plantation teak prices [...]

Wooden furniture manufacturers in Vietnam are concerned about raw material shortages

Vietnam's export turnover of all woodwork products during the first four months of 2018 increased significantly.    [...]

Lumber exports from Russia increased during Q1/2018

In January-March 2018, Russia increased its lumber exports, both in value and in volume terms, indicate the statistics published [...]