Sawmilling

West Fraser reports drop in lumber production

    West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has reported its third quarter 2019 results:     [...]

Swedish roundwood prices hit by the bark beetle infestation

    Both sawlog and pulpwood prices in Sweden decreased during the 3Q 2019 for the first time [...]

Analysis of the current trends in the Russian roundwood market

Russia has the largest forest area in the world. In fact, Russia's forest land accounts for about one-fifth [...]

Estonia: Fall in spruce sawlog prices in September

    All sawlog assortments have become cheaper in Estonia in September 2019. The bark beetle crisis has [...]

ISC 2019: Bark beetle crisis in the European lumber market expected to continue for years

    Disruption in European lumber market caused by log glut from bark beetle infestation is expected to [...]

Sharp fall in Brazilian hardwood products in the past decade

    Results of ABIMCI forestry sector study announced The Brazilian Association of Mechanically-Processed Timber Industry (ABIMCI [...]

Crash in Russia’s exports of logs; lumber exports on the rise

    In the first seven months of this year, the actual export volume of Russian timber products [...]

India, a growing market for US hardwood producers

According to the latest statistics, U.S. hardwood lumber shipped to India from January to August of this year increased [...]

The bark beetle infestation hits the French softwood market

    What volumes of wood will be harvested in France in 2019? Difficult to answer this question [...]

No impact on retail prices due to BC curtailments

Despite several curtailments for different BC lumber producers, the impacts of them have yet to be felt in the retail [...]