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Wood quality - is it still relevant?

02, May 2014

  A Forest managers and wood processors want to realise the greatest value from their resource by getting the balance between quality and volume correct. There is an old adage that

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The smell of forest pine can limit climate change

02, May 2014

  A The fresh scent of pine trees has a significant impact on climate change. New research suggests a strong link between the powerful smell of pine trees and climate change.

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Global Timber and Wood Products News

02, May 2014

GLOBAL TIMBER AND WOOD PRODUCTS NEWS   A news brief from Wood Resources International LLCWood pellet exports from North America to Europe have doubled intwo years to reach 4.7 million tons in

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Global Timber and Wood Products Market Update

08, Apr 2014

Global sawlog prices rose in the 4Q/13 resulting in the GSPI reaching its third highest level since 1995; the highest price increases were seen in Western North America, Northern Europe

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Import compression of auto, chemicals and other products could narrow trade deficit

08, Apr 2014

  As Barclays on Tuesday revealed a conservative 2.2% gross domestic product (GDP) forecast for 2014 – a growth prediction notably lower than that of its peers – the banking group’s

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Using more wood for construction can slash global reliance on fossil fuels

08, Apr 2014

Despite an established forest conservation theory holding that tree harvesting should be strictly minimized to prevent the loss of biodiversity and to maintain carbon storage capacity, the new study

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Fifth generation steps up to run family sawmill

26, Mar 2014

Gene Ritchie a fifth generation Whitcher is now taking charge of operations at one of Dolphin Bay's valued clients, AC Whitcher Sawmills Charles and Mary Whitcher One of Dolphin Bay's

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Kitchens

17, Mar 2014

(The modern) are no longer simply a utility where one prepares food, it instead speaks of elegant taste, convenience and space for one to not only cook but also

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New record highs for Chinese lumber and log imports

04, Mar 2014

Importation of logs and lumber to China reached a new record in 2013 with lumber imports being up 19% and log imports increasing 23% from 2012, as reported in the

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Google-backed database steps up deforestation fight

04, Mar 2014

Google, environmentalists and governments have unveiled a state-of-the-art database to track deforestation, hoping to ramp up enforcement of a major culprit behind climate change. The website, www.globalforestwatch.org, will show tree

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