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Spruce roundwood prices on the rise in Tyrol

Despite the still to be processed storm and beetle wood large quantities in different parts of Austria and the amounts of wood that comes from the German storm affected areas to Austria... [more...]

Russia: plywood exports 10% up in Jan-Apr 2018

In January-April 2018, Russia increased its plywood exports, both in value and in volume terms, indicate the statistics ... [more...]

The global forest industry in Q1/2018

The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) jumped 5.1% q-o-q in the 1Q/18 to reach its highest level since late 2014. Also, there has been a steady increase in sawlog prices worldwide over the past year with the GSPI increasing just over 15% in 12 months... [more...]

Russia: lumber export value 19% up in Jan-Apr 2018

In January-April 2018, Russia increased its sawn timber exports, both in value and in volume terms, indicate the statistics... [more...]

Canadian lumber production up by 11.4% in March

Canada's lumber production rose 11.4% from February to 5 897.7 thousand cubic metres of lumber in March.... [more...]

LIGNA 2019: Wood Industry Summit offers access to new growth markets

The next LIGNA, which runs from 27 to 31 May 2019, will put the spotlight on three key themes: “Integrated Manufacturing – Customized Solutions”, “Smart Surface Technologies” and “Access to Resources and Technology”.... [more...]

Weinig to establish new unit: Automation & Digital Business

Weinig, market leader in machines and systems for solid wood and panel processing, has created a new business unit “Automation & Digital Business”.... [more...]

Recorded rise in UK tropical imports may be misleading

In the first quarter of 2018, imports of tropical wood products appear to have been more buoyant in the UK than other EU markets... [more...]

Belarus extended a regulation on compulsory licensing of waste paper and cardboard export outside of EAEU

Belarus extended a regulation on compulsory licensing of foreign trade activities regarding export of waste paper and cardboard (HS code 4707) outside the Eurasian Economic Union... [more...]

Brazil: Search for new timber markets

In search of new markets and technologies a group of entrepreneurs from Mato Grosso will visit Carrefour Du Bois to be held in Nantes 30 May to 1 June... [more...]

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Great satisfaction at the Carrefour International du Bois 2018, but roundwood is in short supply

Great satisfaction at the Carrefour International du Bois 2018, but roundwood is in short supply

The 2018 edition of the Carrefour International du Bois (CIB) held in Nantes from the 30th of May until the 1st of June gathered around 570 exhibitors and 10,000 visitors. Both exhibitors and visitors were satisfied with both the fair and the supporting program. The exhibitors came mainly from France and Belgium as well as a smaller number from other European countries. North America was sparsely represented... [ more...]

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