Wood Construction

Stora Enso considers layoffs at Varkaus sawmill

Stora Enso starts employer-employee negotiations at its LVL Mill and Sawmill in Varkaus in Finland.     [...]

Wood products prices in Germany went up significantly in July 2018

    German producer prices for commercial wood products continued to rise in July 2018. Compared to the [...]

Outlook of the Swedish sawmill industry

Sweden is the largest softwood exporter in Europe. 13 million cubic meters are exported of which 8 million cubic meters [...]

Norway completes the world’s tallest timber building

    Norway has completed the frame of the world's tallest timber building, which is being lauded [...]

Recent trends in Poland’s sawmill industry

Poland is one of the European countries with a high forest potential. In terms of forest area it is sixth [...]

German wood industry keeps on growing for the fifth year in a row

The German wood industry is growing for the fifth year in a row. According to Johannes Schwörer, President of [...]

France: Lumber prices for Q2/2018

    FRANCE LUMBER PRICES for the 2nd quarter 2018         [...]

New CLT plant to be build in Estonia by Russian company

The Russian manufacturer of thermally modified wood ThermoHolz will build a plant for cross-laminated timber (CLT) in the special [...]

Japan’s Sumitomo buys interest in US housing company

Sumitomo Forestry has acquired a 60% equity interest in the United States Mark III Properties.    The [...]

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 [...]