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Peruvian timber exports down 8% in May

In May 2017 Peruvian timber exports totalled $47.8 million (FOB) an almost 8% drop compared to May 2016, ITTO reported.Of the total export value in May, China continued as the main export destination with May 2017 exports climbing almost 11% compared to May last year. China accounts for around half ...

Stora Enso establishes Shareholders’ Nomination Board

The Stora Enso Shareholders’ Nomination Board has been established to exist until otherwise decided and to annually prepare proposals for Stora Enso Oyj’s Annual General Meeting concerning the election and remuneration of members of the Stora Enso Board of Directors and Board committees, as well as ...

Metsä Wood's new Kerto® LVL line starts up

Production at Metsä Wood's new Kerto® LVL line in Lohja has started. The construction project has progressed according to plan and in schedule. The investment is part of Metsä Wood's Euro 100 million investment program for Kerto® LVL and plywood, as the company said in the press release received by ...
August 21, 2017

System TM delivered a high-speed bundling line to Marley Eternit

The solution System TM delivered to Marley Eternit for their roof top batten production, is a high-speed bundling line with a very high bundle speed, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.After the moulder the workpieces are aligned and automatically put together as bu...
August 18, 2017

Malaysia’s wood product exports rose 6.8% in January-May 2017

Malaysia’s wood product exports rose 6.8% to RM9.75 billion ($2.3 billion) in the first five months of this year compared to the same period a year ago, as ITTO reported.The timber industry was one of the major contributors to national export earnings recording between RM20 billion ($4.7 billion) an...
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