Poland: slight increase in lumber production

06.11.2019 − In September softwood lumber production by Polish sawmills increased by 2% vis à vis the comparative month of last year to 237,000m³.» more


Metsä Wood opens in the UK second terminal

28.10.2019 − The business unit "Metsä Wood" within the Finnish Metsä Group opens a new lumber terminal in Ipswich/Suffolk, southeast England, on 1 November. » more

Stora Enso suspending cutting at Uimaharju sawmill

28.10.2019 − Stora Enso is halting cutting operations at its Uimaharju facility for two months to start with.» more

Bergs Timber reducing spruce sawnwood output

25.10.2019 − Bergs Timber will be reducing the output of spruce sawnwood from its Swedish sawmills by 35,000 m³ over the next few months. » more

Germany: Planed lumber exports remain at high level

25.10.2019 − Following an increase of 19% in the first quarter, German exports of planed lumber - at a total of 575,607m³ - were 8% above last year’s figure in the second quarter.» more

Skogsstyrelsen anticipating felled volume of 94m m³

24.10.2019 − The Swedish Forest Agency (Skogsstyrelsen) is expecting the volume of timber felled in Sweden in 2019 to rise by 0.6 % against last year to 94m m³.» more

Romsilva to harvest 9.5 m³ of roundwood in 2020

23.10.2019 − The Romanian national forest administration Regia Nationala a Padurilor (Romsilva) is planning to harvest 9.5m m³ of roundwood in 2020. » more

Beech exports to China down for 4th quarter in a row

18.10.2019 − The decline in German beech roundwood exports to China has meanwhile been continuing for over one year. » more

Almost 1m m³ of softwood already exported to China

17.10.2019 − The figures produced by Destatis, the federal statistics office, record high growth rates for German softwood log exports for the second quarter as well.» more

14% decline in Russian softwood roundwood exports

15.10.2019 − In the second quarter Russian exports of softwood logs decreased by 14% vis à vis the comparative quarter of last year to 2.294m m³. » more

Danzer subsidiary considers sale of forest land in USA

11.10.2019 − US-based Danzer Forestland, which belongs to Danzer Holding, is examining the sale of forest land in the USA.» more

Pfeifer to invest around 10.5m € in Uelzen by 2021

11.10.2019 − Pfeifer Group wants to invest a total of around 10.5m € in extending and modernising the facility of Pfeifer Holz in Uelzen by 2021. » more

Official start of construction of new Juodeliai sawmill

11.10.2019 − The official laying of the foundation stone for the new building of Lithuanian Juodeliai took place on 5 September.» more