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Mass timber is the future of architecture. But can it survive a world on fire?

21, Sep 2020

Sustainable, renewable, and versatile: It’s hard to find a better building material than wood. It’s often the builder’s go-to, whether for a single-family home in the suburbs or a low-rise apartment complex in the city.

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COVID-19 and beyond: Global Softwood Log and Lumber Conference 2020 takeaways

21, Sep 2020

While COVID-19 has created huge challenges for all players around the world, additional supply/demand shocks have affected the global softwood industry this year. Mid- to long-term factors have included trade disputes...

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A New Twist on Traditional Timber Management

21, Sep 2020

If the trees align at F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber Company, the oldest family-owned lumber company in Montana may be on the cutting edge of figuring out a better way to build.

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WRI Market Insights, September 2020: The Global Forest Industry

10, Sep 2020

Sawlog prices fell in most of the major regions of the world in the 2Q/20. A strengthening US dollar, weaker log demand early in the quarter, and sufficient log supply in some markets contributed to the lower prices.

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German softwood logs exports to China doubled in the first half

27, Aug 2020

In the first half of 2020, Germany exported almost half more softwood logs than in the same period of the previous year. The increased volume is largely due to deliveries to only one country: China.

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EU wood furniture production sliding even before pandemic

18, Aug 2020

Newly released Eurostat data indicates that the value of EU27+UK wood furniture production was €42.5 billion in 2019, 1.4% less than the previous year.

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World - Saw Logs And Veneer Logs (Coniferous) - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights

03, Aug 2020

The Pandemic to Put a Drag on the Growth of the Global Coniferous Saw Log And Veneer Log Market

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Fallen tree planted by George Washington gets solemn honors before facing the sawmill

24, Jul 2020

Requiem for the 240-year-old Mount Vernon tree features cannon fire and scripture.

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The Dutch have decided: Burning biomass is not sustainable

23, Jul 2020

The Netherlands should phase out the use of biomass for generating electricity as soon as possible, the advisory board of the Dutch government said in a report presented earlier this month.

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Russia’s sawn timber and logs exports fall sharply in Jan.-May. 2020

17, Jul 2020

During January-May 2020 Russia’s export of sawn timber made 7.3 mn tons, down 9.8% year-on-year. According to the RF Federal Customs Service’s statistics, in terms of value, sawn timber export was down 9.1% making $1.7 bn.

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