17.03.2017 − In Great Britain, production of new pallets in 2015 reached roughly 42.3m and repairs totalled roughly 39.0m units.
09.03.2017 − At Kallo en Lillo in the port district of Antwerp, Belgium, the foundation stone for the second European production facility of Kebony was officially laid on February 8.
02.03.2017 − US-American Enviva Partners and the joint-venture partner John Hancock Life Insurance plan to build a pellet-export terminal in the US Federal State of Mississippi and two pellet plants in Alabama.
27.02.2017 − Swedish Martinsons Group has now completed expansion of CLT (cross-laminated elements) production.
22.02.2017 − German SchwörerHaus will in 2017 invest a total of roughly €10m in the expansion of production of the wooden-construction modules offered under the brand name FlyingSpaces.
16.02.2017 − German Kampa group built a total of 352 houses in 2016, representing year-on-year growth of almost 35%.
24.01.2017 − During the course of this year, Norwegian Moelven group will be restructuring its planed product business.
17.01.2017 − On 14 December 2016, US-American Enviva Partners completed the drop-down takeover of the 500,000-t pellet plant of Enviva Wilmington Holdings in Sampson County (North Carolina, USA).
05.01.2017 − Finnish Lunawood has modernised its Kaskinen plant at the end of 2016. At a cost of roughly €0.6m, the packaging line for thermowood has been automated.
23.12.2016 − According to a report in the newspaper “Hagenower Kreisblatt”, HMS Holzindustrie Hagenow wants to invest some €6m in building a pellet works with a capacity of 40,000 tpy in the coming year.
14.12.2016 − Almost two years after acquiring a majority share in Australian Integra Packaging, Universal Forest Products (UFP) has taken over a second packaging producer in Australia, the Australian UBEECO Group.
09.12.2016 − Finnish Metsä Group has sold its Kuningaspalkki gluelam-timber plant in Hartola, which is part of the Metsä Wood division, to Finnish Versowood and thereby completely withdrawn from laminated-wood production.
06.12.2016 − US-American Cornwall Investments has called due the loan totalling Can$6.35m granted to Canadian Scotia Atlantic Biomass Company.