Strikes in Finland to hit forest, sawmill industry

In Finland there will be a three-day general strike in mid-February (February…

Changing trends in the global forest industry in 2023

Lumber trade has become more global over the past few decades with…

Promising outlook in 2024 for Finland’s forest industry

Last year’s wood trade in Finland was lower in terms of volume…

A new era for the German wood industry as the proportion of spruce drops in the new forests

Climate change has hit Germany with full force over the past five…

The current state and outlook for Swedish forest industry analyzed during panel discussion

The Timber Market panel discussion in Karlstad, Sweden organized by the industry…

Swedish forest industry stands strong in a declining global economy

The Swedish forest industry is increasingly affected by a deteriorating world economy. In…

EU’s forest initiatives should be re-evaluated, taking into account the replacement of Russian wood

EU’s forest initiatives should be re-evaluated, the replacement of imported Russian wood…

Austria’s wood industry not ready for EU’s RED II directive.

Austrian representatives from the forestry, wood and energy industries warn of chaos…

Timber shortage forces changes in Finnish timber industry

According to Ali Harlin, a research professor at the VTT Technical Research…

Latvia’s forest industry faces challenges in 2023: declining export revenue and sanctions impact

In the first half of this year, Latvia’s forest industry faced challenges…