04, Jul 2020 -

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Stora Enso and Latvijas Finieris develop lignin-based resin for plywood

17, Jun 2020

Latvijas Finieris, a global leading developer, producer and supplier of birch plywood products, has together with Stora Enso taken the next steps towards replacing phenol – in resins used in plywood – with lignin.

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Challenges, but some cautious optimism in UK hardwood market

16, Jun 2020

Insights into the status of the UK sawn hardwood market came from a webinar organised by the London Hardwood Club in early June, featuring speakers from the UK tropical import sector alongside American and European hardwood producers.

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The Coronavirus Has Not Stopped the Global Trade of Forest Products

27, May 2020

The Coronavirus Epidemic has negatively impacted the supply chains for numerous industry sectors worldwide the past few months.

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Global Sawmill Market with Coronavirus (Covid-19) Effect Analysis

25, May 2020

Global Sawmill Industry Competitive Analysis – Forecast and Historical Market Analysis by Key Market Segments

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Sharp drop in Chinese tropical log imports

08, May 2020

Tropical log imports in the first two months of 2020 amounted 1.30 million cubic metres, down 26% year on year and accounted for 17% of the national total.

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Impact of Covid 19 on timber trade

01, May 2020

Information provided by our members and partners regarding the tropical timber market and the activities of companies in Europe, Africa and Asia.

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Indonesia risks timber trade with EU after scrapping license rules

17, Apr 2020

The European Union is seeking an explanation for Indonesia’s decision to scrap a highly regarded timber legality verification system, which the bloc uses to ensure it imports only sustainably sourced wood products.

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