Pulp & Paper

Oceanwood bought bankrupt Norske Skog

    Investment funds managed by Oceanwood Capital Management Limited have now acquired 100% of the shares in [...]

Finnish softwood lumber exports might decrease in 2018 due to slow Chinese demand

The production volume of sawn goods will increase 1–2 percent in 2018. Export of pine timber will increase, but [...]

Outlook for the Chinese wood products trade during 1H/2018

    Data from China Customs shows that in the first half of 2018 the value of China [...]

Chinese wood companies reroute wood products as to beat US tariffs

As the trade war between China and the U.S. festers, business leaders and analysts say Chinese producers are likely [...]

Norwegian roundwood prices up by 15% during Q2/2018

In Norway, a total of 2.80 million cubic metres of industrial roundwood were cut for sale in the second [...]

Stora Enso considers layoffs at Varkaus sawmill

Stora Enso starts employer-employee negotiations at its LVL Mill and Sawmill in Varkaus in Finland.     [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia reach higher levels than in 2017

The prices for roundwood in Estonia stabilized in July. Most of the products are at the levels of the previous [...]

Rising sawlog and pulpwood prices in Finland

The stumpage price level continued to rise in June. Compared to the previous month, the real stumpage price level rose [...]

German wood industry keeps on growing for the fifth year in a row

The German wood industry is growing for the fifth year in a row. According to Johannes Schwörer, President of [...]