04, Jul 2020 -

Local News

Newsaw Tally Service
30, Jun 2020
NEWSAW is ready to roll out a simple sawlog tally service to the forestry and sawmilling industry in South Africa.

Here’s how to monitor and manage employees with symptoms of Covid-19
29, Jun 2020

With more workers returning to the workplace after the implementation of Level 4 lockdown, employers should take heed of the Department of Health Guidelines for symptom monitoring and management of essential workers for Covid-19 related infections.

Interpretation of Safety Vessel Compliance Sparks Needless Fears
19, Jun 2020

Industry members have questioned whether they might be fined or even imprisoned should their vessels be non-compliant, following confusing statements.

International News

Wood Fiber Costs Declined for both Softwood and Hardwood Pulp Producers in 2019 and early 2020
25, Jun 2020

Wood fiber costs fell for many hardwood pulp-producing countries worldwide in the 1Q/20.

UK tropical wood trade succumbs to pandemic impact
22, Jun 2020
The value of UK imports of tropical wood products was US$360 million in the first four months of 2020, 19% less than the same period last year.

Reducing moisture content in timber to save millions
18, Jun 2020

Growers could save millions of dollars by furthering knowledge as to how timber dries while being stored, thanks to an FWPA-managed research project.

Equipment for Sale

Feed provided by Fevertree Equipment


Contact Sawmilling South Africa

  • Roy Southey - Executive Director
  • Email:  
  • Phone:  +27(44) 343 1720
  • Address:  P.O. Box 1118, Sedgefield, 6573
  • Send us a message