Wood-based Panels

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 [...]

Russian woodworking industry one of the most dynamically growing sectors in the country

In 2017, the Russian economy came out from a two-year recession. In 2016, the country's GDP fell by [...]

Chinese wood-based panels manufacturers to cease production due to environmental requirements

According to the Chinese government’s environmental policy called the “Three-Year Plan on Defending the Blue Sky” industrial enterprises [...]

Chinese wood-based panel industry faces huge challenges

China’s production of wood products, especially wood-based panels, has increased rapidly in recent years.     [...]
August 23, 2018 Latest Trends / Wood-based Panels / ...China

US softwood lumber prices pick up in mid-August

Framing lumber trading in US hit its fastest stride in more than two months, and the market finished the week [...]

Latvia: Plywood prices dropped sharply this year

A total of 72,900 m³ of plywood was exported from Latvia in the first quarter, a decrease of 24 [...]

Indonesian and Brazilian wood products exports affected by the changes in the US GSP

In a recent statement the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) said it believes the wood products export target for [...]

Prices for wood products in Germany on the rise

    In July, a slightly upward trend for the German wood products price index could be noticed [...]

Homag Group’s incoming orders decrease, as Chinese demand drops

In the first half of 2018 (1H-2018), the Homag Group recorded an increase in sales over the previous year [...]