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May 12, 2017

Pfleiderer Group reports best EBITDA in 20 years

The Pfleiderer Group presents its annual results - 2016 was a highly successful year. EBITDA margin reached a record in 20 years and accounted for 15.5%, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Last year, the Group’s net sales revenues were Euro 960 million, compared to ...
May 8, 2017

West Fraser Timber improved 1Q earnings to $123 million

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. reports 1Q 2017 earnings of $123 million, up from $42 million a year ago, on sales up 10.4% to $1.19 billion.Lumber segment generated operating earnings of $152 million (4Q 2016 - $107 million) and Adjusted EBITDA of $191 million (4Q 2016 - $144 million). Improved product...
May 4, 2017

Brazilian wood-based product exports increased by 12.2% in March

Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 12.2% in value compared to March 2016, from $202 million to $226.6 million, as ITTO reported.The value of pine sawnwood exports increased 18% between March 2016 ($33.1 million) and March 2017 ($39.2 million). In terms of volu...
May 2, 2017

Sherwood Lumber opens a new distribution center in Stockton, California

Sherwood Lumber Corp. announced the grand opening of its newest distribution center located in Northern California.“Sherwood Lumber opened the doors to its first distribution center back in 1956, and today the Company operates a myriad of regional distribution and reload facilities from coast-to-coa...
May 1, 2017

Nordecon AS and Metsä Wood entered into a construction contract

Nordecon AS and Metsä Wood, part of the Finnish forestry group Metsä Group, entered into a contract for construction of a Plywood mill in Pärnu, Estonia. The value of the contract exceeds Euro 14 million plus value added tax, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The s...
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