More Scandinavian lumber to Asia and Africa
21 september 2016 For many European sawmills the time after the financial crisis has led to dramatic changes in terms of deliveries to various markets. The reason is of course the collapse of the European construction which quickly lowered the consumption of lumber by 10's of millions of cubic meters. In early 2007, Sweden and Finland exported a total of about 375,000 m³ of pine lumber per month to the largest markets in Europe. / Woodstat
Wood pellet exports from North America reached a new record high
5 februari 2015 Asia has become a new market for wood pellet exporters in Western Canada with shipments having increased for six consecutive quarters, while Canadian exports to Europe have fallen substantially during 2014, reports the North American Wood Fiber Review. Seattle, USA.