Wood-based panels» More news on Wood-based panels

Metsä Wood starts test runs at Pärnu and Äänekoski

16.03.2018 − Metsä Wood division within Metsä Group started test runs at two new mills built in Pärnu, Estonia and Äänekoski, Finland in February. » more


Roundwood/Sawnwood» More news on Roundwood/Sawnwood

Finnish exports to China up 36% on preceding year

16.03.2018 − In the fourth quarter of 2017 Finnish exports of rough-sawn softwood lumber and planed lumber to China, at 425,607m³, were 36% above the comparative quarter of the preceding year. » more

Ahlstrom-Munksjö wraps up rebuilding project at PM 1

16.03.2018 − Ahlstrom-Munksjö Paper replaced the headbox and installed a new quality control system at its PM 1 during a fortnight-long stoppage for rebuilding work at the end of 2017 and start of 2018. » more

Enviva takes over pellet works from Colombo Energy

16.03.2018 − On 16 February, US-American Enviva Partners (Enviva) completed the acquisition of the 500,000-t pellet works of Colombo Energy, announced at the beginning of January. » more

Austrian timber industry expanding abroad

15.03.2018 − There have meanwhile been at least ten transactions since 2015 in which Austrian companies in the sawmilling and gluelam timber industry have played a role as investors. » more
Building products» More news on Building products

Jeld-Wen records stable turnover in Q4

15.03.2018 − In the fourth quarter of 2017, US-American Jeld-Wen only marginally increased turnover by 0.3% to US$976.0m. » more

Nobilia to build new kitchen furniture plant in Saarlouis

09.03.2018 − German Nobilia-Werke J. Stickling has put the preceding year’s plan to construct an assembly plant in China on hold again. » more