Daio Paper invests into tissue production expansion in Japan

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Other |

Daio Paper, Japan’s leading tissue manufacturer, invests into the tissue production development at its production site in Japan. According to the announcement, the company placed an order with Voith for a new state-of-the-art  XcelLine tissue machine.

Strong forestry returns are fueled by steady Chinese demand.

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Other |

New Zealand’s forestry sector is experiencing a period of strong returns fuelled by a combination of steady Chinese demand, restrictions in export markets on native-forest harvesting, low shipping costs, a local building boom and a supportive NZ dollar.

Rayonier (RYN) to Acquire Timberlands in U.S. South Markets

Posted by on Mar 18, 2017 in acquisition |

Timber REIT, Rayonier Inc. is expanding its presence through timberlands acquisitions in the U.S. South coastal Atlantic markets.

Global trade of softwood lumber has gone up 66 percent in seven years

Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in Other |

Global trade of softwood lumber has gone up 66 percent in seven years, while lumber prices have fallen substantially over the same time-period, according to the Wood Resource Quarterly

Exports of wood pellets from Russia in November 2016

Posted by on Mar 6, 2017 in Other |

Top-10 importers of wood pellets from Russia in November 2016

How has Weyerhaeuser Co. performed recently?

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in Other |

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 25179.48. 

Shares of Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR) Plunge -6.48%

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Other |

Fibria Celulose S.A. s chart and data analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -6.99% in the past 12 Weeks.

Hancock Timber Resource Group Acquires 25,000 Acres of Timberlands in Alabama

Posted by on Feb 23, 2017 in acquisition |

The Hancock Timber Resource Group has completed the acquisition of approximately 25,000 acres of timberlands in Alabama from Rayonier Inc.

Raw Logs and Lost Jobs: How the BC Government Has Sacrificed Forest Communities

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 in Other |

Growing raw log exports mean almost 5,000 lost employment opportunities.

Wood construction firm invests $1.3 million in NC plant, creates 71 jobs

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in Other |

STAR, N.C. – Custom wood-based materials manufacturer Carolina Structural Systems will invest $1.3 million in a new manufacturing plant in Montgomery County, North Carolina.