Dr.-Ing. Fabian Gaus has joined the management board of Leipa Group GmbH on 1 July 2020. He takes over the newly created function of Chief Sales Officer (CSO). His central field of responsibility in this function will be the goal- and future-oriented development of the Leipa Group's sales activities.

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced more than $2.6 million in grants to restore, enhance and protect the sensitive forest, wetland and aquatic habitats in the Lower Mississippi Alluvial Valley. This is the third slate of grants awarded through this program, and the grants will generate $2.3 milli...

In May 2020, the value of Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) dropped 13.5% compared to May 2019, from $273.3 million to $236.3 million. The value of pine sawnwood exports declined 9% between May 2019 ($47.7 million) and May 2020 ($43.3 million).

Neenah, Inc. has entered into a term loan credit agreement, providing a term loan B facility of seven years in the amount of $200 million. Neenah also announced that it is calling its outstanding 2021 notes for redemption in full on July 16, 2020. Proceeds under the new facility will be used to redeem the $175 million ...

Arkhbum JSC started the implementation of the first stage of the investment project in the Volga Federal District - the construction of a new corrugated board plant in Ulyanovsk, Russia. Due to the force majeure situation associated with the pandemic, the company expects to launch a new corrugated plant in March 2021.

JSC “Latvia's State Forests” (LVM) completed works in Vanema Forest District in LVM North Kurzeme region, Latvia, renewing the forest drainage system in an area of 216 hectares. It is planned to restore nine forest drainage systems in 2020 in an area of 3853 ha in North Kurzeme region.

Karin Falk has been appointed President Construction Division and will also be a member of Husqvarna Group's management team. Karin Falk will be based in Jonsered, Sweden and take up her new position within the Construction Division on September 1, 2020.

Aurora Energy Solutions, LLC acquired Superior Pellet Fuels. Aurora Energy Solutions plans to invest in new infrastructure that will make operations more efficient and provide greater quality control.

Within Folkhem’s Cederhusen project, Stockholm’s Sweden first inner city district to be built in wood, a collaborative group of experts in various fields has been put together, with members from the industry organisation Swedish Wood, Folkhem/Veidekke Eiendom, Veidekke Entreprenad, Zynka BIM, Bjerking and Vertex System...