Forestry

  • Forestry
  • December 15, 2017 12:24

Profits of largest timber companies in Russia on an upward trend

The 100 largest companies of the timber industry of Russia have provided 56% of the revenues of the entire Russian forestry sector in 2016... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 15, 2017 10:36

Sweden: Increase of notified area of final felling in November

Notified area of final felling increased mainly in Central Sweden (Svealand) and Southern Sweden (Götaland) regions... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 15, 2017 08:03

Belarus achieves PEFC re-endorsement

The national forest certification system of Belarus has successfully achieved PEFC re-endorsement... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 14, 2017 09:46

Södra introduces new laser measurement technology for timber stacks

The measuring station at Värö will be the first at Södra to introduce new technology for measuring timber stack volumes on trucks... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 13, 2017 11:57

Russia: sawn timber export value up by 25.5%

In the first ten months of 2017, Russia increased its sawn timber exports again, both in value and in volume terms, indicate the statistics ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 13, 2017 08:17

Brazil: Exports of products up 44% in October

In October 2017, the value of Brazilian exports of woodbased products (except pulp and paper) increased 44% compared to October 2016, from US$ 86.8 million to US$ 69.0 million... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 12, 2017 15:52

Illegal Amazonian timber exported to Europe, Japan and N. America, says Greenpeace

An investigative report from Greenpeace released recently found that a logger accused of killing nine people in Brazil in April 2017, has continued to export timber to several countries in Europe, North America and Japan... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 12, 2017 12:10

China: New wood product trading centre

The Chongqing Traffic and Transportation Group has invested RMB2.5 billion to establish an international wood products trading centre in the Jiangjin Comprehensive Bonded Zone in Chongqing municipality... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 11, 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 11, 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...]

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