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19

Jan 2022
Indonesian forestry industry's production increases in 202

Natural Forest wood production reached 6.03 million square meters in 2021 [PAID=]In Indonesia the production volume of the downstream forestry industry has increased 2.5 percent in 2021, with an expansion ...

19

Jan 2022
Forest and Wood Products Australia appoints new CEO

Andrew Leighton was appointed to the position Andrew Leighton has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Forest and Wood Products Australia (FWPA), as reported by the Australian Forest ...

14

Jan 2022
Lotus Group establishes partnership for transportation with Mosaic Forest Management

This new partnership concerns transportation of roundwood to facilities in the Port Alberni area, in Canada The Lotus Group has established a new partnership with Mosaic Forest Management, through their ...

11

Jan 2022
Ukraine receives two more coal shipments from the United States

In total, DTEK has contracted 9 ship deliveries from the United States [PAID=]DTEK Energy receives two more Panamax-class vessels with coal from the United States, as stated in DTEK’s website. On ...

10

Jan 2022
Cement prices to increase in South Korea from next month

The average increase amounts to 1 to 2 percent [PAID=]Leading cement companies in South Korea, who account for more than 20 percent of the Korean cement market, decided to increase cement prices to ...

10

Jan 2022
New National Forestry Strategy in Ireland opens for consultation

More actions are demanded by associations related to the industry On the verge of a forestry crisis in Ireland, Jackie Cahill, the Cathaoirleach of the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee, has stated his ...

10

Jan 2022
Chinese iron ore prices increase on demand push

Demand for the steelmaking material is forecast to continue growing in the country until the Olympics next month [PAID=]In China, top steel producer, iron ore demand started to grow slightly by 0.4 ...

10

Jan 2022
Chinese iron ore prices increase on demand push

Demand for the steelmaking material is forecast to continue growing in the country until the Olympics next month [PAID=]In China, top steel producer, iron ore demand started to grow slightly by 0.4 ...

07

Jan 2022
South Korean shipbuilders' orders reach record-high in 2021

South Korean shipyards were at the top ranking position worldwide totaling 17.44 million gross compensated tons Portal Portuario reports that South Korean shipbuilders received the most orders in eight ...

07

Jan 2022
Scania tests new truck for the forestry sector

The truck was tested by the transport company Fermgruppen [PAID=] The new Scania 560 R XT has been field tested, showing more fuel efficiency, more comfort and simpler manageability, as reported by ...

06

Jan 2022
Iron ore imports into China increase on a weekly basis

... a weekly basis, down 2.6 million tons on a yearly basis. Total arrivals of ore continued to increase from the previous week, as combined Australian and Brazilian shipments also rose slightly. The ...

04

Jan 2022
Baowu Group to restart Hardey iron ore extraction in Australia

Chinese Group expect a 40 million tons of iron ore capacity production per year with the project The steelmaker China Baowu Group announced that it will restart the Hardey iron ore project in Australia, ...

03

Jan 2022
NMDC's iron ore output surges in 9-month perio

The Indian company produced 30 percent more iron ore from April to December 2021 year-on-year NMDC, Indian government-owned mineral producer, stated that its iron ore production rose by 30 percent to ...

30

Dec 2021
COSCO Singapore to sell its dry bulk business to COSCO's main dry bulk lin

The sale was closed for USD 42 million in shares Shipping giant COSCO's Singapore-based logistics unit agreed to sell its dry bulk business to COSCO's main dry bulk line for USD 42 million in shares, ...

30

Dec 2021
Brazil's iron ore exports rise in November ...

Exports increased by over 2 million tons in the month [PAID=]Iron ore exports from Brazil in November 2021 totaled 28.3 million tons, a growth compared to 26.1 million tons in the same month in 2020, ...

29

Dec 2021
Brazilian soybeans exporters raise December shipment forecast

... December, informs Dinheiro Rural. The association now forecasts exports at 2.777 million tons, against 2.768 million tons forecast last week. For soybean meal, the perspective is to ship 1.682 million ...

29

Dec 2021
North Korea launches new freighter vessel

The 12,000-tons dwt vessel was built at the Ryongnam Dockyard [PAID=]North Korea has launched its first freighter in five years, reports SeaNews, citing Offshore Energy and official media outlets from ...

29

Dec 2021
Resolute Forest Products and Lac des Milles Lacs First Nation renew partnership

The partnership involves forest management and land use planning in Treaty 3 territory in northwestern Ontario Resolute Forest Products and Lac des Milles Lacs First Nation have renewed their partnership ...

28

Dec 2021
Brazil and Australia to expand its dominance over the iron ore market in 2022

New mines are expected to come into operation, increasing exports [PAID=]Brazil and Australia are expected to reassert their dominance in the iron ore market in the next two years, as several new mines ...

28

Dec 2021
South Korea to close its oldest coal-fired power plant

The Honam Coal Power Plant has been operating since 1973 The oldest coal-powered plant in South Korea will be deactivated this week, on Friday, December 31, 2021, as reported by The Korea Bizwire. The ...

27

Dec 2021
Iron ore imports into Turkey climb in the January-October period

Imports of the ore rose 9.9 percent year-on-year Iron ore imports into Turkey in the January-October period of this year amounted to 9.1 million metric tons, up 9.9 percent year-on-year, reports SteelOrbis. ...

27

Dec 2021
Forest restoration plan in Russia's Tuva region surpasses targe

An increase of 8.6 percent was registered from the values initially planned [PAID=] In the Russian region of Tuva, 7,933.5 hectares of forest have been restored, as reported by Regnum. This represents ...

23

Dec 2021
Iron ore price in China drops amid concerns on Covid-19 resurgence

The approaching off-season for construction activity in the country also weighed on prices [PAID=]Iron ore prices dropped Wednesday December 22, amid increasing concerns about Covid-19 ressurging cases, ...

23

Dec 2021
Finland's Salmisaari coal-fired plant to close before planne

The decision was taken based on the acceleration of the company’s transition to carbon-neutral energy production The Finish company Helen will shut down its Salmisaari coal-fired power plant more than ...

21

Dec 2021
Russia might introduce moratorium on deforestation in 2022

Exports of timber and forest products from the Russian Federation hit a historical record this year [PAID=] The Russian Federation might introduce a moratorium on deforestation in 2022, as reported ...

20

Dec 2021
Reforestation increases in the Russian region of Irkutsk

By 2024, a balance between the deforested areas and the restored need to be reached [PAID=] In the Irkutsk region, in Russia, the reforestation area has increased by 7.5 percent in 2021, as reported ...

20

Dec 2021
Vietnam's wood and forest industries set export target for 202

The value of exports is expected to increase by almost USD 1 billion in 2022 year-on-year [PAID=] In Vietnam, regardless of the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, the exports value of the wood and forest ...

17

Dec 2021
Resolute Forest Products announces shutdown of Tennessee plant

Pulp and paper manufacturing activities will continue for up to 60 days to close in an orderly manner [PAID=] Resolute Forest Products has announced the undetermined shutdown of its pulp and paper manufacturing ...

17

Dec 2021
Canfor to acquire Millar Western Forest Products' solid wood operations

The purchase price is a multiple of 3 times 2020 and 2021 average EBITDA Canfor Corporation has signed an agreement with Millar Western Forest Products for the purchase of the company’s solid wood ...

16

Dec 2021
Forestry sector contributes with over RUB 2 billion to the Krasnoyarsk Krai region

The Ministry of Finance of the region held a meeting where it discussed measures to increase revenues from forest use fees [PAID=] In the Russian region of Krasnoyarsk Krai, the forest industry will ...

16

Dec 2021
Aluminij Industries and Glencore partner for aluminium supply

The companies predict a strong outlook for aluminium products Aluminij Industries, a part of the M.T. Abraham Group, and the Anglo-Swiss multinational Glencore International have partnered for the supply ...

16

Dec 2021
Iron ore arrivals at Chinese ports decrease on a weekly basis

Arrivals are estimated to have decreased 0.7 million tons week-on-week In China, a total of 61 iron ore ships arrived at domestic main ports on December 6, according to Hellenic Shipping News. Arrivals ...

15

Dec 2021
Russia's Arkhangelsk Region to carry on forest management wor

The result of the management work will allow the recollection of data and the elimination of illegal felling [PAID=] Forest management work will be performed throughout the Arkhangelsk Region, in Russia, ...

14

Dec 2021
Forest production in the European Union falls in 2020

A decline was registered for the first time in eight years [PAID=] In the European Union, forest production has decreased by 2 percent to 488 million cubic meters in 2020, compared to 2019, as reported ...

14

Dec 2021
Sasol reduces Secunda operation's output forecas

The coal mining unit has not delivered the required level of stocks Sasol, a South African petrochemical producer, has revised its annual production forecasts for the company’s Secunda operations (SO) ...

13

Dec 2021
South Africa iron ore output decreases in October

Meanwhile, nickel rose by 4 percent and manganese dropped 6 percent month-on-month In South Africa, in October, the index of iron ore mining production dropped by 11 percent versus September, nickel ...

13

Dec 2021
The Tver region makes a balance about reforestation program

The region has allocated circa 52.8 thousand hectares of land under the protection program [PAID=] Circa 52.8 thousand hectares of land were allocated under the category of forest fund in the Tver region ...

13

Dec 2021
Brazil's grain production to increase more than 10 percent in the 2021/22 cro

Grain production should reach 291.1 million tons, mostly on soybeans and corn [PAID=]In Brazil, grain production in the 2021/22 crop is forecast to rise 15 percent at 291.07 million tons, reports Canal ...

10

Dec 2021
CSN miner to invest up to USD 2 billion in iron ore production

Brazilian steelmaker will boost iron ore exploitation with huge investment until 2026 [PAID=]CSN Mineração, a subsidiary of the Brazilian steelmaker CSN, announced it will invest around USD 2.17 billion ...

09

Dec 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology studies more-sustainable concrete with Artificial Intelligence

... more-sustainable concrete, now with machine learning. Research has been conducted by Elsa Olivetti, the Esther and Harold E. Edgerton Associate Professor in the MIT Department of Materials Science and ...

09

Dec 2021
Brazilian revenues from iron ore exports to decrease in 2022

Besides the expectation of ending 2021 as the main export product, iron ore prices are forecast 34 percent lower next year in the country [PAID=]In Brazil, iron ore is expected to end 2021 as the main ...

09

Dec 2021
Australia expects to eliminate coal before expected

Coal-fired power is to be withdrawn by 2030 and to have entirely exited the electricity market by 2043 In Australia, coal-fired power generators are expected to close completely by 2043, as established ...

08

Dec 2021
SCA restores wetland area in Sweden

The operation counts with the cooperation of BirdLife Medelpad and SCA’s stall pellet costumers [PAID=] SCA is restoring the wetland are, at Stentjärnsmyren marsh in Medelpad, Sweden, as stated in the ...

07

Dec 2021
Suzano launches a new forest logistics system

It will operate in the extreme south of Bahia, Brazil [PAID=]Suzano has started operating a new forest logistics system with a capacity for up to 200 tons of eucalyptus logs, in the extreme south of ...

07

Dec 2021
Ukrainian iron ore transportation by railway decreases in January-November 2021

Ukrzaliznytsia handled 71 million tons of iron ore from January to November [PAID=]In Ukraine, Ukrzaliznytsia railways in the January-November period reduced the transportation of iron and manganese ...

07

Dec 2021
Ukrainian iron ore transportation by railway decreases in January-November 2021

Ukrzaliznytsia handled 71 million tons of iron ore from January to November [PAID=]In Ukraine, Ukrzaliznytsia railways in the January-November period reduced the transportation of iron and manganese ...

06

Dec 2021
Uruguayan forestry sector expects an income increase of 25 percent in exports

However, the sector is experiencing some logistic difficulties [PAID=] In Uruguay, the Society of Forest Producers has stated that the income of dollars to the country generated by exports of forest ...

02

Dec 2021
Iron ore price surges to USD 100 a ton over the week

The raw material gained 8 percent this week after recent drops Iron ore prices increased 8 percent this week and reached USD 100 per ton, after decreasing sharply in recent weeks, according to Hellenic ...

02

Dec 2021
Vale expects to increase iron ore production next year

The Brazilian miner plans to reach production capacity of 370 million tons of iron ore by the end of 2022 [PAID=]The mining company Vale expects to produce 370 million tons of iron ore in 2022, as reported ...

02

Dec 2021
Suzano’s CEO links carbon price to forest regeneration

... the regeneration of one hectare of natural forest, as reported by Terra. Last October, Suzano has disclosed the advances on the goal of removing 40 million tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere ...

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