The export volume fell 41.7% to 451.5 thousand m3.
The import volume declined 15.1% to 75.6 thousand m3.
The Ukrainian log market was interesting for foreign players, while significant volumes of cheap illegally harvested wood were present there.
Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced that the Board of Directors appointed, effective today, Duncan K. Davies as an additional member of the company's board, and that Mr. Davies will succeed Bradley P. Martin as the company's non-executive chairman.
The export volume expanded 10.2% to 1,775.2 thousand m3.
The export volume contracted 8.3% to 974.6 thousand m3.
The export volume soared 133% to 252.4 thousand m3.
The export volume jump 50% to 967.9 thousand m3.
Segezha Group has received an ESG Risk Rating from Sustainalytics. This rating puts Segezha Group ahead of a number of its direct competitors and other leading Russian companies.
During the 2Q 2021 in Sweden's delivery purchase prices increase for both sawlogs and pulpwood, in comparison with the 1Q 2021. The sawlog price increased by 1% and the pulpwood price were unchanged.
The overall housing starts have averaged a 1.577 million-unit pace in the first half of 2021, making this the strongest year for housing starts since 2006. As long as housing starts remain strong and newer industries such as mass timber and bioenergy continue to expand and compete for raw material, lumber prices will l...
Segezha Group continues the modernization of the Karelian Wood Company, a logging and wood processing company. More than RUB 100 million ($1.3 million) has already been invested in the plant's modernisation. Moving forward, the company plans to expand its production capacity and secure further investments to the tune o...
In value terms, the Far East, Russia, amounts 42%, the maximum share of roundwood in the total volume of exports of wood and wood products.
Price for a New Zealand unit (NZU, is equivalent to 1 ton of CO2) reached a record $47. But it could soar to $140 within three years. This will inexorably lead to an increase in the price of forestlands.
In May 2021, Euro 3.6 million of Slovenia's roundwood was purchased from private owners in Slovenia, which is almost 19% less than in the previous month and about 18% more than a year ago.
Carbotech Group has announced its acquisition of Autolog, a company specializing in wood processing optimization and automation. Thanks to Autolog’s optimization and automation services, the company will now be able to provide an even greater range of solutions.
Lesprom Network today announces the launch of a beta version of the wood export and import data analysis service Lesprom Analytics. The service collects data on the export and import of wood products around the world.
Microtec (formerly FinScan) to deliver three Finscan sorting systems for dry sorting departments at ULK’s new Pinega sawmill to be constructed in the Arkhangelsk region, Russia. The Pinega sawmill is expected to begin operations in 2023 and manufacture sawn softwood and pellets.
Based in Portland, Oregon, Campbell Global has $5.3 billion in assets under management and manages over 1.7 million acres of timberlands worldwide with over 150 employees.
Despite high lumber prices, log prices in the U.S. South remained at the same low level as in previous years. However, this gap is beginning to close. Atlanta-based Domain Capital Group, which manages $600 million in forestry assets, is already seeing growing prices for standing timber. Scott Reaves, director of forest...