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Oktober 18, 2017

Universal Forest Products' 3Q sales up 28%

Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) reported record financial results for the 3Q ended September 30, 2017. The Company’s net sales rose 28% over the same quarter of 2016, led by double-digit gains in each of its markets. Net earnings rose 21% over 2016. Both results beat the records set in the 3Q...
Oktober 16, 2017

Arauco invests $151 million in Valdivia sawmill in Chile

Arauco officially announced it presented an Environmental Impact Statement for the extension and modernization of the Valdivia sawmill, which involves a $151 million investment to modernize the current facility and increase annual production capacity from 487,000 cubic metres to about 1 million cubi...
Oktober 16, 2017

Ghana's wood product exports down 21% in 1H 2017

Ghana earned Euro 82.9 million from the export of 152,652 cubic metres of wood products in the 1H 2017. This represented a 25% decline in export earnings and a 21% decline in export volumes compared to the 1H 2016, as ITTO reported.June exports totalled 35,700 cubic metres, down almost 6% year-on-ye...
Oktober 12, 2017

Södra appoints Maria Baldin as new Director of Communications and Sustainability

Maria Baldin has been appointed the new Director of Communications and Sustainability at Södra. She will assume her position on 1 January 2018 and will be a member of Group Senior Management, reporting to President and CEO Lars Idermark.Maria Baldin is 50 years old and most recently served as the He...
Oktober 11, 2017

Lumber exports from Russia increased by 11.9% in January-August 2017

For the first eight months of 2017 total volume of lumber exports from Russia increased by 11.9%, to 12.156 million tons year-over-year, as Federal Customs Service of Russia said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The worth of lumber exports increased by 22.9% to $2.58 billion.10.449 m...