Wood products

Stora Enso to build its fourth CLT works in Ždírec

18.09.2020 − Stora Enso announced on 7 September its final decision to build its fourth CLT works in Ždírec, Czech Republic.» more


CLT capacity enlargement will continue in next few years

16.09.2020 − The latest announcements of the construction of new CLT works will perpetuate for a number of years to come the noticeable trend in the last few years towards enlargement of the CLT production capacity.» more

Richd. Anders Polska resumes production after damage

11.09.2020 − Richd. Anders Polska is expected to resume production at full capacity in mid-September. » more

Germany: pre-fabricated housing proportion over 22%

07.09.2020 − In the first half year, a total of 11,344 pre-fabricated detached and semi-detached houses were approved in Germany. » more

Drax pellet plants in Louisiana are back in operation

02.09.2020 − The pellet plants of Drax Biomass in the south of the USA, which had been shut down as a precautionary measure before Hurricane "Laura" came ashore, have meanwhile been restarted.» more

Wooden packaging material requires ISPM 15 standard

28.08.2020 − In the border traffic between Europe and Great Britain, wood packaging will have to be treated and marked in accordance with the ISPM standard from January 1, 2021.» more

Accsys fleshes out plans for Accoya plant in the US

27.08.2020 − The British chemical technology firm Accsys Technologies has founded the joint venture Accoya USA LLC together with the US chemicals group Eastman Chemical.» more

German pellet production continues at record level

13.08.2020 − At approximately 760,000t, a new record level in German pellet production was also achieved in the second quarter of 2020. » more

EU pellet consumption could increase to over 30m t

11.08.2020 − According to the latest estimates, the apparent consumption of pellets within the EU might rise to a total of approximately 30.8m t this year. » more

Russian government subsidising exports of pellets

10.08.2020 − The Russian ministry of trade and industry recently added wood pellets and briquettes to its list for export promotion. » more