Wood-based Panels

US lumber prices started to slow down through the end of February

    Softwood lumber trading geared down from a faster pace earlier in the month, with traders citing [...]

Chinese forestry industry wants to boost its output by 50% until 2025

China's top forestry authority has made plans to boost the forestry industry and set development goals. The industry pledges [...]

Malvaux’s acquisition of Rougier won’t affect the European plywood market

    The acquisition of the €30 million turnover timber and plywood business Rougier Sylvaco Panneaux by plywood [...]

Plywood business in Europe might have a very difficult 2019

European plywood businesses say they anticipate ‘a lot of challenges’ this year and one predicted ‘very difficult trading’.   [...]

US imports of China’s hardwood plywood fall by 76%

    US imports of hardwood plywood increased in volume by 11% in November but are still down [...]

Roseburg completes purchase of MDF plant in Arkansas

    Roseburg Forest Products and PotlatchDeltic Corporation informed the market that they have completed the previously announced [...]

EU plywood importers face the risk of oversupply

EU plywood importers report that in the latter part of the year, the plywood market started to turn around and [...]

The European plywood industry under pressure

    It’s been a roller coaster 12 months for the European plywood industry according to stockholder [...]

Brazil: Logs, sawnwood and plywood latest prices

    Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood as of 16-31 January, 2019.   [...]

Russian forestry sector production announces growth for 2018

    The Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) published the first final data on the volumes of timber [...]