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März 15, 2018

Japan’s wooden door imports dropped 4% in 2017

The value of Japan’s 2017 imports of wooden doors dropped 4% compared to a year earlier, as ITTO reported.Imports in 2017 started from a low point in the 1Q but expanded throughout the year in contrast to the rather stable value of quarterly imports in 2016. It remains to be seen how the cooling of ...
März 14, 2018

U.S. issues affirmative preliminary antidumping duty determination on uncoated groundwood paper from Canada

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the affirmative preliminary determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of uncoated groundwood paper from Canada. “President Trump made it clear from the beginning that we will vigorously administer our trade laws to provide U....
März 6, 2018

Roseburg to acquire Pembroke MDF in Ontario, Canada

Oregon-based Roseburg Forest Products recently reached an agreement in principle with Pembroke MDF, Inc. to purchase Pembroke’s medium density fiberboard (MDF) and molding production facilities located in northeastern Ontario, Canada. Upon final due diligence and Board of Director approval, the part...
Februar 28, 2018

Sappi completes acquisition of speciality paper business of Cham Paper

Sappi Limited has completed the acquisition of the speciality paper business of Cham Paper Group Holding AG (CPG), company announced. The transaction includes the acquisition of CPG’s Carmignano and Condino mills in Italy, its digital imaging business located in Cham, Switzerland as well as all bran...
Februar 23, 2018

Canfor reported operating income of $214.2 million for 4Q 2017, up $108.8 million y-o-y

Canfor reported operating income of $214.2 million for the fourth quarter of 2017, up $108.8 million from reported operating income of $105.4 million for the third quarter of 2017, with the increase reflecting higher operating earnings for both the lumber and pulp and paper segments. Lumber segment ...