Wood energy

  • Wood energy
  • November 25, 2020 10:54

Pellet production in Europe increased by more than seven percent

In 2019, the production of wood pellets in the EU-28 countries increased by about 5% compared to the previous year and amounted to 17.84 million tons. In other European countries, the growth rate was 17% to 4.16 million ton...... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • November 23, 2020 11:55

Swiss pellet prices increasing more rapidly in November

The pellet prices in Switzerland increased their upward trend in November. On average, they reach a value of 355.2 CHF / t ...... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • November 18, 2020 12:13

German pellets slightly more expensive in November

In November, German pellets became somewhat more expensive on a national average. As the survey by the German Pellet Institute (DEPI) shows, the price for 1 t is € 229.82 if a quantity of 6 t is purchased...... [more...]

  • Corona Virus
  • November 09, 2020 09:51

Vietnamese acacia farmers suffer sharp drop in woodchip price

Wood and wood products exported from Vietnam comprise wooden furniture, woodchips, wood-based panels and wood pellets. In recent years, Viet Nam has emerged as one of the world’s top woodchip exporters...... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • November 06, 2020 12:51

Covid Import-Export new logistic strategies in USA

Import surge – what is it and what does it mean? Despite the drastic drop in US import demand that started in the spring as a result of the COVID pandemic...... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • October 28, 2020 09:19

Record wood pellet production in Germany

In the third quarter of 2020, with a total production of 792,000 tons (t) of wood pellets in Germany, a previously unattained mark was achieved...... [more...]

  • Corona Virus
  • October 26, 2020 11:55

Holmen to invest in new drying plant at Iggesund Sawmill

Iggesund Sawmill is being modernised to allow for an increase in production. Holmen is currently investing SEK 70 million ($8 million) in a new drying plant which will increase its drying capacity from 400,000 to 500,000 m3...... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • October 19, 2020 12:28

Swiss pellet price on the rise in October

Pellet prices in Switzerland are on average slightly up in October. On average they reach a value of 351.9 CHF / t (+ 0.3%). After an increase of 0.1% to 350.8 CHF / t in September, things are looking better...... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • October 19, 2020 12:05

Pellet prices in Germany rise slightly in October

The price for wood pellets in Germany rose slightly in October. According to the German Energy Wood and Pellet Association (DEPV), a ton costs € 227.36 for a purchase of 6 tons...... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • September 25, 2020 15:50

Andritz to equip new Metsä Fiber mill with autonomous lumber yard cranes

ANDRITZ and Metsä Fiber have signed a preliminary contract for the delivery of two autonomous logyard cranes for Metsä Fiber's planned bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland. With the use of artificial intelligence, the international technology group wants to break new ground and... [more...]

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