Wood-based Panels

Norbord to invest a further EUR 40 million in its Inverness panel plant

Wood-based panel manufacturer Norbord is investing around EUR 40 million into the second phase of development of its Inverness [...]

Vietnam plans to push up wood products exports’ value to US$11 billion in 2019

    Vietnam aims to push wood export value beyond US$11 billion this year and to develop [...]

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 [...]