Wood-based Panels

New mass timber facility in Canada

    Kalesnikoff Lumber announced plans for construction of a multi species mass timber manufacturing facility in South [...]

Kronospan makes record profits in Latvia

  Kronsopan Riga, the company's Latvian subsidiary, has achieved record profits in its financial year (October 2017/September [...]

Arauco posts sharp fall in EBITDA for Q4/2018

Arauco´s fourth quarter net income was US$70.1 million, a decrease of 68.2% compared to the third [...]

Changing trends in Eastern European wood imports

While there was some increase in imports by a few western European countries in 2018, eastern EU countries recorded much [...]

UK’s share of total EU imports of timber products falling

    There are significant shifts on-going in destinations for EU imports of timber products. After emerging [...]

Italy: Production of woodworking machinery up by 9.5% in 2018

All economic variables analyzed by the Studies office of Acimall,  the Italian Woodworking Machinery and Tools Manufacturers' Association, indicate that [...]

EU imports of wood products rise by 5.1% in 2018

The total value of EU imports of wood products was 19.44 billion euro in 2018, 5.1% more than [...]

Brexit shakes the EU plywood market

    The destabilising effect of Brexit for the UK and Europe more widely is expected to grow [...]

Siempelkamp delivers a new OSB plant in China

Siempelkamp will deliver a production plant for OSB to the wood-based materials manufacturer Jiangsu Hui Dian New Materials Co [...]

Global demand for fibreboard expected to grow in the next 10 years

The progress experienced in the setup of urban infrastructures has significantly promoted the demand for fibreboard. This trend is not [...]