Sawmilling

Outlook of the European sawmill industry in 2018

    During the third EOS Board Meeting of 2017 held in October 2017, the Board Members expressed [...]
September 7, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Timberlink wants to invest massively at its sawmills in Australia

Timberlink has approved a AUD 100 million (71,8 million USD) upgrade program to its Australian sawmills. This investment will [...]

France: Lumber prices for Q2/2018

    FRANCE LUMBER PRICES for the 2nd quarter 2018         [...]

US tariffs on Chinese wood products could be applied starting this week

The deadline for public consultation on President Donald Trump’s plan for tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports [...]

Landed costs of North American logs exported to China higher by 30%

Traders in China are complaining that the landed cost of imported North American logs has jumped by around 30% as [...]

US lumber prices continue to rise at the end of August

Amid a mix of expectations coming into the week, only those at the low end of the spectrum were met [...]

Tropical timber’s potential in the marine industry as a prime material

Tropical hardwood’s long-held status as the prime material for European fresh and seawater marine applications has been increasingly [...]
September 5, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Weyerhaeuser’s CEO to resign in 2019

Weyerhaeuser announced that its current CEO Doyle R. Simons has elected to retire, and its board of directors has appointed [...]

Turkey to impose tariffs on imports of US wood products

With its publication in the Official Journal on 15 August, Turkey imposed additional duties on US imports.    [...]

Rising US lumber prices in August

Framing lumber trading opened the 20-24 August week with a head of steam following a strong round of purchasing [...]