Sawmilling

  • Forestry
  • January 18, 2018 14:50

Indonesian wood products exports set to rise this year

Indonesian wood product exports rose slightly above 1% in 2017, according to Rufi'ie, Director of the Indonesian Forest Product Processing and Marketing in the Ministry of Environment and Forestry... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • January 17, 2018 08:17

Myanmar: Transparency should be the key to boost the teak market

The authorities in Myanmar were reminded by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) that if they don't clarify the flow of logs which go from the forests to the mills, the legality of the wood for export will always be doubted by the teak importers... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • January 16, 2018 13:05

Exports of the Brazilian planted forest industry rise 11.4%

Brazilian exports generated by the planted forest sector hit US$7.7 billion in the first ten months of last year, a 11.4% rise compared to 2016... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • January 16, 2018 12:57

European imports of tropical logs fall from all major supply countries in Jan.-Sep. 2017

The EU trade in tropical logs followed a similar downward path. Imports in the first nine months of 2017 totalled just 90,400 cu.m, 28% less than the same period in 2016, and fell 29% to 22,700 cu.m from Congo... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • January 15, 2018 12:06

Vietnam: New FTA with EU might boost timber products exports

With the new EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), experts predict that about $1 billion worth of timber will be exported to the EU every year by 2020... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • January 15, 2018 10:31

U.S.: Softwood and panel markets - Week 02, 2018

Trading picked up notably in all framing lumber species, leaving some traders reaching for superlatives to describe the fast start to the year. Even as wintry weather kept a grip on consumption in some markets, orders flowed back to the mills at a steady to active pace... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • January 15, 2018 10:29

Another warehouse for Russian forestry products inaugurated in Port of Kiel, Germany

Another warehouse for Russian forestry products was inaugurated in the Ostuferhafen on Tuesday January 9th. The new Shed 12 was built within just six months and represents an investment of € 1.5 million... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • January 12, 2018 12:34

Nordwood places order from RemaSawco

Nordwood placed an order with RemaSawco for supply of delivery and commissioning of a complete RS-BoardScannerQ system for the new dry sorter at the Viiratsi Saeveski sawmill in Estonia.... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • January 12, 2018 11:45

Canada imports more tropical sawnwood from the US

Canadian imports of tropical sawnwood were worth US$1.65 million in October, slightly down from the previous month and also year-to-date from October 2016.... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • January 12, 2018 11:18

Ghana: Air Dried sawnwood tops exports

Ghana’s timber exports for the nine months to September 2017 totalled 228,642 cubic metres and earned euro 124 million.... [more...]

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