Wood-based Panels

Yekalon starts MDF/HDF production in China

Yekalon has produced the first board at its a new MDF/HDF production line in China. According to the announcement [...]

Ligna 2019 coming up in May

This May over 1,500 companies will be gathering in Hannover, Germany, to showcase the future of the woodworking and [...]

Swiss Krono plans to build new MDF and laminate flooring lines in the US

Swiss Krono Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of wood-based materials, continues to invest in rural its [...]

Lumber prices in the US keep on going up through February

The trading pace in US framing lumber eased from the previous week’s action, but early momentum carried prices higher [...]

Brazilian processed plantation timbers exports on steady increase

Export data for Brazilian wood products show that over the past five years there has been a steady increase in [...]

Pfeifer Group to start CLT production this year

The Pfeifer Group is currently investing a good 25 million euros in the conversion and expansion of its traditional location [...]

Lumber exports from Russia kept on rising during 2018

In 2018, the Russian lumber exports went up in value and volume terms. During the mentioned period, the country exported [...]

Steico will start production of prefabricated components for the Polish market

In the course of the year 2019, the German building products and components manufacturer Steico SE wants to start in [...]

Steady growth for Brazilian wood-based products exports

In November 2018, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 24% in value compared to November [...]

Norbord boosts profits on higher OSB prices in N. America and Europe

    Norbord Inc. reported Adjusted EBITDA of $724 million for the full-year 2018 compared to $672 [...]