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.
02.02.2017 − Finnish Metsä Group is set to sell its wood elements business to Lapwall. The transfer of activities presently assigned to the Metsä Wood division is set to close by the end of January.
23.01.2017 − The particleboard mill run by French Linex Panneaux in the town of Allouville-Bellefosse had to temporarily shut down after an explosion on the late afternoon of 17 December 2016.
04.01.2017 − At the beginning of December, US-American Wynnchurch Capital took over the engineered wood products (EWP) producer Rosboro.
02.01.2017 − Brazilian Duratex has boosted its stake in Colombian Tablemac to 99.6% in two transactions during 2016.