14.05.2013 − With the takeover of the wood-chip producer Fulghum Fibres and the planned conversion of two former wood-based-panels sites in Ontario Rentech aims to enter the business of pellet production.
10.05.2013 − The British company Accsys Technologies, the parent company of the Dutch wood-modification company Titan Wood, again achieved revenue growth in the 2012/2013 financial year (31 March), with an increase of 25%.
30.04.2013 − With effect from 1 July, Finnish timber industry giant Stora Enso will merge its two business divisions „Printing and Reading“ and „Building and Living“ into a single division,
26.04.2013 − Last week German Pellets announced the building of a second pellet plant in the USA.
18.04.2013 − In March, the French pallet producer Palettes Gestion Services (Groupe PGS) took over all shares in the French pallet producers F. Arnaud and Palsud, from the Arnaud Group.
04.04.2013 − The commissioning originally scheduled for the autumn of 2014 of the industrial-timber complex planned by the French company Erscia France at its site in Sardy-lès-Épiry has been delayed.
04.04.2013 − The Dutch Faber Halbertsma Groep (FHG) is to close its production site in Grou and transfer production to the remaining three Dutch sites in Assen, Hasselt and Espel.
02.04.2013 − The Finnish thermowood producer Lunawood aims to expand production capacity by a further 17,000 m³ in 2013.
13.03.2013 − Starting from April 2013, the Metsä Group will handle sales of Kerto, Finnjoist I-beams, Leno CLT and products for timber frame construction in Denmark via its own sales and marketing team.
24.02.2013 − By the middle of February, the rate of increase in the trading price of A1 pellets on Central European sales markets had slowed.
21.02.2013 − The executive board of Rettenmeier Holding decided at the beginning of February to terminate production of production pallets still in progress at the Gaildorf-Unterrot site.
13.02.2013 − In Italy, pressure is being exerted on prices for gluelam beams again at the start of the year.
08.02.2013 − The Münchinger Group is currently building new warehouses at its sites in Ötisheim and Leutershausen.
30.01.2013 − If various central European finger-jointed carcassing (KVH) manufacturers get their way, KVH prices on the German market will rise by an average of around €10/m³ on 15 February at the latest.
25.01.2013 − According to central European pallet manufacturers, the business year 2013 has got off to an unexpectedly brisk start in terms of volumes.
23.01.2013 − The Finnish Keitele Group is expanding its existing laminated wood plant to include a second press line. The installation of the line is to take place during summer 2013.
21.01.2013 − The UIC workgroup “Questions of palletisation” (UIC-AG), responsible for load carriers within the International Union of Railways (UIC), discontinued its long-standing working relationship with
21.01.2013 − At the end of 2012, German Pellets Holding Italia took over 51% of the shares in the Italian energy supplier Ely and thereby further increased its operations in Italy.
09.01.2013 − The Austrian pre-fabricated home builder Lukas Lang Building Technologies is currently exploring the possibility of building a plant to manufacture pre-fabricated homes in Russia.
12.12.2012 − From 2013, the German medium-sized sawmill company Josef Ziegler will also produce finger-jointed carcassing (KVH) and glulam timber.
08.12.2012 − On 26 November 2012, Rettenmeier Holding also sold its Gaildorf-Unterrot site; the buyer was KVH producer Junginger Naturholzwerk.
06.12.2012 − What was until now the biggest pellet plant in Scandinavia, with annual technical capacity of 450,000 t, will be shut down by the end of the year.
05.12.2012 − German Pellets, is conducting a phased expansion of its pellets trading business and to that end for the first time unloaded a