Pulp & Paper

Russia: Exports of softwood lumber fall due to low demand in China

In the first two months, Russia exported 5% less softwood, including planed timber, compared to the same period in the [...]

Coronavirus crisis effects on the global trade of wood products likely to last until 2021

    Pandemic effects will be delayed for forest products industries and recovery slower, particularly for landowners who [...]

Large sawmilling companies in N. Europe cut lumber production, as demand in UK falls

      Several key Nordic softwood sawmillers have implemented production cutbacks in response to reduced UK [...]

Sweden’s forest industry companies in difficulty due to coronavirus impact

The Swedish forest industry's trade with other countries has been made more difficult by the coronavirus pandemic.   [...]

IKEA starts to produce masks to help fight coronavirus

    Furniture giant IKEA is producing face masks and other protective gear for hospitals, joining a growing [...]

Södra Skog to temporarily stop logging

The Swedish timber company announced the cessation of logging.     The decision of the Södra Skog [...]

Companies in Europe to see hundreds of billions of euros in production losses

    The fight against the coronavirus will lead to production losses, which will cost European countries hundreds [...]

Canadian forest products industry allowed to operate in corona crisis

With the country settling into the reality of social distancing and non-essential business closures for the next few weeks [...]