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Local News

Everising’s upgraded E- and P-Series sawing machines: ‘cut out’ to meet customers’ sawing requirements with faster cutting times and greater functionality
17, Jul 2018

To maintain its enviable reputation for excellence and sophistication in sawing, the Taiwan-based Everising Machine Company continuously strives to anticipate its customers’ requirements to provide timeous and effective solutions.

Obtala Ltd 'progressing well' with record sawn timber production
11, Jul 2018

Miles Pelham, chairman of Obtala Limited (LON:OBT), tells Proactive Investors they produced a record amount of sawn timber in the last three months. Output from its Gabon sawmill was 3,800 cubic metres...

ITC-SA awards to recognise excellence in timber construction industry
29, Jun 2018

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), SAQA-accredited professional body and watchdog for South Africa's timber construction trade, will be hosting its much-anticipated Annual Timber...

International News

Tariffs now hit China's woodworking machinery
17, Jul 2018

Tariffs of 25 percent were levied on Chinese-manufactured woodworking machinery and panel processing equipment beginning Friday 6 July. It’s part of a trade battle being waged on several fronts by the Trump Administration.

Market pulp producers saw higher profits in the 1Q/18 as pulp prices jump to record high levels
13, Jul 2018

Pulp prices reached record highs in early 2018 following a 16-month period of increasing prices. Wood fiber costs, the largest cost component when manufacturing pulp, have gone up much more slowly...

Global lumber prices continued their two-year climb in the 1Q/18
25, Jun 2018

This is a brief excerpt from the newly released market report Wood Resource Quarterly. To read the full 56-page quarterly report, please visit www.WoodPrices.com to initiate an annual subscription.

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