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Timber imports through Manzhouli Port are likely to decline

Russian log and sawnwood enters China mainly through Manzhouli Port. This year, due to Russian restrictions on log exports, China’s imports have declined. On the other hand imports of sawnwood increased slightly. The decline was first observed in the ...... [mais...]

Some Chinese furniture removed from US tariff list

After announcing the postponement of extra tariffs on Chinese products on 13 August 2019 the office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) made a second round of adjustment of tariffs removing Chinese wooden furniture, plastic furniture, ...... [mais...]

China increases tariffs on US wood products

China imposed additional tariffs on around US$75 billion worth of US goods. The Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council said extra tariffs of either 5% or 10% are applied depending on the product imported from the United States. The extra tariffs will be implemented in ...... [mais...]

EC agrees with SVP acquiring controlling majority in Pfleiderer Group

On 21 August the European Commission agreed to the acquisition of the controlling majority of shares of the Pfleiderer Group by the US investment company Strategic Value Partners, LLC (SVP), located in Wilmington, Delaware. According to the tender offer SVP acquires ...... [mais...]

Five million m3 bark beetle wood in Southern Sweden

According to Södra in the southern part of Sweden called Götaland the bark beetle infestation gains speed. So far there are 5 million m3 of bark beetle infested wood in 2019. That is double as much as in 2018. Half of the amount goes on account of forest owners associated to ...... [mais...]

Swiss Krono produced first board in Barnwell

On August 24th Swiss Krono produced the first MDF board in the new MDF-HDF factory in Barnwell, South Carolina, USA. The is to serve the growing markets for flooring as well as MDF and HDF. “We are now focused on getting the line ...... [mais...]

Next sawmill closure in B.C.: Interfor to permanently close Hammond sawmill

Canadian Interfor Corporation announced a plan to reconfigure its B.C. Coastal business, including the permanent closure of its Hammond sawmill, located in Maple Ridge, B.C., and the reorganization of its forestry and woodlands operations. This plan is expected to ...... [mais...]

Forestry management: Trimble acquires 3LOG Systems

Trimble announced today that it has acquired 3LOG Systems, Inc., a leading supplier of timber management software solutions. The acquisition complements Trimble's forestry business software portfolio and further expands the Trimble Connected Forest™ solutions ...... [mais...]

Pfleiderer Group increases output capacities of value-added products at Grajewo production plant

In July Pfleiderer Group launched a new melamine faced chipboard (MFC) production line at its Grajewo production plant. The new investment, worth EUR 8.5 million, will allow, among others, to increase output of large-format boards as well as improve service and shorten ...... [mais...]

Gross felling in Sweden plus 1% in 2018

According to Swedish Forest Agency the gross felling was estimated to 92.5 million cubic meters (standing volume) in 2017. The preliminary gross felling in 2018 is estimated to 93.4 million cubic meters (standing volume). Net felling was around ...... [mais...]

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Germany drives growth in European softwood logs and lumber exports to China

Due to a massive boost of exports from Germany, total European softwood logs and softwood lumber deliveries to China expanded by 256% and 33% respectively in the first half of 2019...... [ mais...]

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