Consolidated Nordic Log Price Outlook – November 2017

Consolidated Nordic Log Price Outlook – November 2017

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Other |

Thank you for participating in FBA’s recent log price outlook. You can find the final report below. This outlook has a few additional features: Sentiments on future log volumes are presented and we could manage to combine the results with a similar independent outlook that was carried out in the New Zealand at the same […]

Commerce Slaps 111 Percent Duty On Chinese Wood Imports

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Other |

Law360, Washington (April 18, 2017, 7:52 PM EDT) — The U.S. Department of Commerce on Tuesday made a preliminary determination that Chinese hardwood plywood exporters were selling unfairly subsidized products in the United States, a decision that could impact more than $1 billion in sales in the U.S.

New Record High for Globally Traded Wood Chips in 2016 with the Pacific Rim Accounting for 70% of Total Imports Followed by Finland, Sweden and Turkey

Posted by on Apr 16, 2017 in Other |

Over the past 15 years, global trade of wood chips has gone up almost 75%, mainly because of major expansion of pulp capacity in China. By far the two largest importing countries are China and Japan, followed by Finland, Sweden and Turkey.

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.

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.

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.