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U.S. housing starts rise in May

Home building in the U.S. increased in May, adding to the evidence the economy is picking up after the coronavirus led to business shutdowns in March...... [więcej...]

Malaysia: Recovery mode introduced

Malaysia will shift from its ‘Movement Control Order’ to what is termed the ‘Recovery MCO’ (RMCO) that took effect 10 June running to the end of August. This change means more sectors and public activities will slowly be back to wor...... [więcej...]

Corona Virus

Production in construction down by 14.6% in euro area and 11.7% in EU

In April 2020, the COVID-19 containment measures widely introduced by Member States continued to have a significant impact on production in construction, as the seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 14.6% in the euro area and by 11.7% in the EU, compared with March 2020, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union...... [więcej...]

Germany: Seasonal price drop for wood pellets in June

As is usual in the season, wood pellets' prices fell again in June in most regions of Germany...... [więcej...]

First Rosenheim LIGNA.Conference postponed unti l2022

The first Rosenheim LIGNA.Conference, a new event for the woodworking and timber processing industry, has been postponed until 2022. It was originally scheduled for October this year, but the organizers, Deutsche Messe and Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences (TH Rosenheim), felt Germany's COVID-19 restrictions may well still be in place by then...... [więcej...]

Bergs Timber sells its Swedish sawmills to Vida

Bergs Timber sells its Swedish sawmills in Orrefors, Vimmerby and Mörlunda to Vida AB effective September 1st...... [więcej...]

US sawn tropical hardwood imports rose in April

U.S. imports of sawn tropical hardwood continued to recover in April, rising a robust 39%. However, the 18,034 cubic metres imported is still over 20% less than that imported in April 2019. Year-to-date imports are down 37%...... [więcej...]

Brazil: Timber producers seek extension of harvest deadline

Concession holders in Brazil have requested extension of the harvesting deadline because the pandemic control measures have delayed operations...... [więcej...]

Vietnam's wood product exports fall sharply in April

Statistics from Vietnam Customs shows that exports of wood and wood products (W&WP) during April 2020 were worth US$697 million, down by a third compared to March but 19% higher than in April 2019...... [więcej...]

Metsä Fibre selects Skanska for civil engineering work related to construction of new sawmill in Rauma

Metsä Fibre, part of Finnish forest industry company Metsä Group, has selected Swedish construction company Skanska for the civil engineering work related to the construction...... [więcej...]

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Myanmar Teak: Scandal or no scandal in Croatian imports?

The NGO Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) suggests, in one of its reports, that a significant amount of teak from Myanmar was imported into the EU via Croatia from 2017 to 2019 without full evidence of legality. 10 loads with a total of 144 t teak worth at least ... [ więcej...]

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Stimulus of € 700 million for German forests

The Federal Government will offer € 700 million to deal with the damage in the German forest after two years of drought. The sustainable management of forests should be promoted as well as digitalization in forestry...... [ więcej...]

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New Zealand's log exports fell sharply in April 2020; average export prices up

New Zealand's log exports fell sharply in April 2020 after logging operations were suspended during alert level 4, but average prices per cubic meter picked up...... [ więcej...]

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