Pulp & Paper

Resolute plans several curtailments in Q2

Resolute Forest Products Inc. plans curtailments in Q2 at several stud sawmills in Quebec and Ontario, citing log supply constraints [...]

Negative outlook for the global forest products industry, says Moody’s

The outlook for the global paper and forest products industry has been changed to negative from stable, Moody's says [...]

Ilim Group intends to build a supply chain in the South-West of China

On February 28, a joint conference of the top management of Ilim Group was held with major manufacturers of packaging [...]

Estonian sawlogs continue to rise at the beginning of 2019

    Roundwood prices in Estonia rose further in January 2019 from an already high level reported throughout [...]

Stora Enso plans lay-offs in Finland, oversupply in the sawn timber market blamed

Stora Enso prepares for temporary lay-offs in its Wood Products division in Finland. The provisional lay-off plans concern [...]

Finland: Pine and spruce logs prices rise at the beginning of the year

In January 2019, the Finnish pine log stumpage price came up to EUR 60.0 per m3, and the spruce [...]

Canfor reports 14% drop in lumber shipments in Q4 /2018

    Canfor Corporation generated strong financial results in 2018 with reported operating income of $608.6 million [...]

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 [...]

SCA inaugurates its the largest pulp mill in the world

    Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf inaugurated SCA’s pulp mill Östrand in Timrå. The expansion [...]

Stora Enso plans to implement a EUR 120 million cost-cutting programme 

Stora Enso is implementing a cost-cutting programme of Euro 120 million targeting reductions in variable and fixed costs, as [...]