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Lenzing Group reports solid results in a demanding market environment

The Lenzing Group generated solid results in a challenging market environment in the H1 of 2018,... [more...]

Japan's housing starts decreased in June

In June 2018, Japanese housing starts declined after increasing during the previous two months... [more...]

Stora Enso signs a credit rating agreement with Fitch Ratings

Stora Enso has signed a new credit rating agreement with Fitch Ratings. Fitch Ratings has assigned Stora Enso Oyj a rating of BBB- with a stable outlook. Stora Enso has also terminated its credit rating agreement with the rating agency S&P Global Ratings ...... [more...]

Valmet appoints Sami Riekkola as Business Line President, Automation

Valmet appoints Mr. Sami Riekkola as Business Line President, Automation effective September 1, 2018. He will be... [more...]

Falling spruce prices and minimal logging in Tyrol

The Department of Forest Organization of the Province of Tyrol reports very low harvesting volumes in July due to the tense situation on the timber market... [more...]

Valmet will supply a new Advantage DCT tissue production line to Papelera San Andrés de Giles in Argentina

Valmet will supply an Advantage DCT100HS tissue production line, including an extensive automation package, to Papelera San Andrés de Giles in Argentina. The new tissue line will ... [more...]

Andritz starts up new production technologies and equipment for SCA’s Östrand pulp mill in Sweden

International technology Group Andritz has successfully completed the start-up of new production technologies and equipment for the extension of SCA’s Östrand pulp mill in Timrå, Sweden... [more...]

Stora Enso and Orthex combine wood fibre and bioplastic into durable consumer products

Stora Enso and Orthex together bring to the market a new range of kitchen utensils made from a new biocomposite which combines wood and plastic. The bio-based material used to replace fossil-based plastic is made from spruce and sugarcane, which reduces ...... [more...]

Finland: export and import of roundwood and forest industry products in May 2018

Finland’s wood import totalled 0.98 million cubic metres in May. This monthly amount was the highest... [more...]

Brazilian wood-based product exports increased by 23% in June

In June 2018 the total value of Brazilian exports of woodbased products (except pulp and paper) increased by 23% compared to June 2017 ... [more...]

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Romanian wood industry under pressure, with high timber auction prices and booming imports

Romanian wood industry under pressure, with high timber auction prices and booming imports

After a difficult 2017-2018 harvesting season, marked by low standing timber volumes on the market and excessive prices, what is the outlook for Romanian wood industry in the autumn of 2018? ... [ more...]

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