US lumber prices continue downward trend in August

    The plunge in framing lumber prices in the US was unabated, but another round of steep [...]

Pfeifer Group to invest EUR 100 million in expanding panel and CLT capacity

By autumn 2020, the Pfeifer Group plans to massively expand existing and new production facilities in Chanovice, Schlitz and Lauterbach [...]

Rising Japanese wood products exports on booming Chinese demand

Japanese wood exports are booming again due to higher demand in Asia, and mostly from China. In 2017, Japanese exports [...]

EU tropical importers are facing tough competition for supplies

EU timber traders cited a number of factors shaping tropical import trends. These included intensifying competition for material from Chinese [...]

Maibec to sell two sawmills

    Maibec announced that it concluded a transaction with Groupe Lebel of Rivière-du-Loup for [...]

Exports of wood products from Ghana up 24% in the first five months

In the first four months of 2018 Ghana’s wood product exports totalled 115,225 cu.m compared to 92 [...]

Dropping Chinese demand cause major setback in Finland’s softwood lumber exports

    he Finnish softwood lumber exports to the world decreased by -4% during January - May 2018, as [...]
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Wood products exports from Vietnam amount to US$5 billion in January-July 2018

    The export revenue of Vietnamese wood and wooden products was estimated at US$4.8 billion [...]

Prices for roundwood in Estonia significantly higher than in 2017

    In June 2018, the prices for roundwood in Estonia are significantly higher as compared to the [...]