27.04.2017 − Arauco North America started actual construction work on a new particleboard mill planned for the site in Grayling, Michigan on 12 April.
24.04.2017 − Polish Pfleiderer Group has now concluded the negotiations which have been in progress since March on the setting-up of two new secured credit lines for a total sum of €450m.
19.04.2017 − Consortium wants to build the first Tricoya plant to make acetylated wood chips in Hull in the UK.
14.04.2017 − Metsä Wood is to build the birch-plywood plant in Pärnu/Estonia, where the company has acquired a 10-hectare industrial site.
07.04.2017 − Kronospan group intends to invest up to USD200m in expanding its Belarusian mills and create 120 new jobs in 2017 and 2018, according to a report by the BeITA news agency.
31.03.2017 − According to an ad hoc notice published on 16 March, the board of directors of Indian Greenply Industries has approved the construction of a new plywood plant in Sandila (Uttar Pradesh, India).
22.03.2017 − Canadian Methanex raised its methanol production by 33.8% in a year-on-year comparison to 1.859m tonnes in the final three months of 2016.
20.03.2017 − The creditors’ committee for Peru’s sole particleboard manufacturer Tableros Peruanos (Tapesa) has decided to liquidate the company.
23.02.2017 − Atlantik sold a total of 1,168,694 shares in Pfleiderer Group on 7 February, according to a notification submitted to the Polish stock market supervisory body Komisja Nadzoru Finansowego on 8 February.
17.02.2017 − Norbord spent a total of USD33m on replacing two multi-opening lines at its Scottish OSB mill in Morayhill near Inverness last year, according to its annual report, which was published on 3 February.
17.02.2017 − In spite of a sharp rise in the fourth quarter of 2016, Finnish plywood production for the whole of 2016 did not achieve year-on-year growth.
13.02.2017 − In the fourth quarter of 2016, OSB production at US-American Weyerhaeuser, showed year-on-year decline of 6.6% to 651m sqft (basis 3/8").
07.02.2017 − Arauco North America has put pen to paper on the final paperwork for the delivery of technology for a particleboard mill that it is to build in Grayling, Michigan.