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  • Forestry
  • December 11, 2017 08:00

Australia's OneFortyOne to acquire New Zealand's Nelson Forests

Australian OneFortyOne Plantations (OFO) has signed an agreement to acquire one of New Zealand’s leading forestry businesses, Nelson Forests... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 10, 2017 15:16

Latvia: Forestry products exports rise by 5.7% in the first three quarters

During the first nine months of this year Latvia exported EUR 1.648 billion worth of forestry products, up 5.7 percent against the same period last year... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • December 10, 2017 12:40

U.S.: Softwood and panel markets - Week 47, 2017

Trading in framing lumber was mixed, but overall price trends were weighted to weakness. Green Fir was the primary exception, with demand outstripping supplies and keeping prices on a steady upward track... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • December 08, 2017 10:33

Worldwide softwood sawmills record strong earnings

The US South was the highest margin sawmill region in North America – a place it has held since 2008 – as well as the top global earner again in 2016 and for the second quarter of 2017... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • December 08, 2017 09:04

Western Forest Products to acquire Hampton’s lumber processing and distribution centre in Washington

Western Forest Products announced that it has entered into an agreement with Hampton Lumber Mills-Washington to acquire Hampton’s lumber processing and distribution centre in Arlington, Washington... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 08, 2017 08:27

Brazil: Forest concessions system a tool to combat illegal harvesting

One of the greatest challenges in the Amazon is to reconcile job and income generation with forest conservation. Forest concessions are one of the instruments to achieve this goal.... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • December 08, 2017 07:58

Andritz to deliver flash drying line to Stora Enso Imatra Mills in Finland

Andritz has received an order from Stora Enso Imatra Mills to supply a new flash drying line, including an Andritz Twin Wire Press, fluffer, and flash dryer... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • December 08, 2017 07:48

Switzerland: pellet prices slightly up in December 2017

In December, ENplus A1 wood pellet prices increased slightly in Switzerland. However, the price increase was not enough to keep up with the level which was reached in November 2016... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 08, 2017 07:40

Indonesia: Forestry ministry to allow log exports

Bambang Hendroyono, the Secretary General of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK), has said the decision to allow plantation log exports was made because the volume being... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • December 07, 2017 12:01

Norway to build world’s tallest timber building

The world's tallest timber building is to be built in Norway. Mjøstårnet will be more than 80 metres tall and stand 30 metres higher than what is today considered the world’s tallest timber building... [more...]

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IHC Venice 2017: Globalisation, branding and building for the future

IHC Venice 2017: Globalisation, branding and building for the future

On 15 and 16 November 2017 the International Hardwood Conference took place in Venice. Several speakers pointed out recent achievements of the hardwood industry as well as their threats and challenges as there are ...... [ more...]

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