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31

Jan 2023
Mirax Group acquires Lyle Forest Products

The group announced it has reached an agreement to acquire the other B.C. company Mirax Group recently announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Lyle Forest Products, located in Chilliwack, ...

30

Jan 2023
Western Forest Products announces working group for its Port Alberni sawmill

The sawmill has been curtailed since October 2022 Western Forest Products revealed its Alberni-Pacific Division facility in Port Alberni will not be restarted as currently set up, since the company established ...

19

Jan 2023
Vietnam invests in reforestation expecting to increase wood exports in 2023

Estimates point to record value in the export of wood and derived products [PAID=]The Vietnamese Board of Directors of Country Forest in Southeast Asia announced that if wood exports in 2023 reach USD ...

16

Jan 2023
China’s forestry industry output value is over CNY 8 trillion in 2022

Data was released by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration (NFGA) on January 14 The National Forestry and Grassland Administration (NFGA) announced on January 14 that the total output value ...

16

Jan 2023
New Forests has new Chief Executive Officer

AFPA has already congratulated the new CEO The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) recently congratulated its Board Director and forest industries leader, Mr. Mark Rogers on his new appointment ...

11

Jan 2023
Investments in the Russian forest industry grow in 2022

Investments increased by more than 15 percent [PAID=]In the first nine months of 2022, investments in the Russian forest industry increased by more than 15 percent to RUB 140 billion, with nearly half ...

09

Jan 2023
Forest nurseries and sawmills receive provincial credits in Argentina

Misiones Province taking steps to support timber producers [PAID=]Unbanked loans and systemic competitiveness assistance were provided to forestry nurseries and sawmills in the Misiones Province, Argentina, ...

06

Jan 2023
Belarus opens the first trade facility of the Ministry of Forestry in Mogilev

With the investment, consumers will be offered a full range of products needed for construction [PAID=]In Mogilev, the first branded trade facility of the Ministry of Forestry for the sale of wood products ...

04

Jan 2023
Copacel reacts to the new European regulation on deforestation

... contributing to the deforestation or forest degradation. These products come from seven raw materials (cattle, cocoa, coffee, palm oil, soya, rubber, and wood) and are listed in a list that includes wood ...

28

Dec 2022
Euroforest facilitates year-round transport of rough timber from the Southwest of England

UK’s largest independent provider of timber harvesting and marketing services invested in a long-term modal shift Euroforest, the largest independent provider of timber harvesting and marketing services ...

22

Dec 2022
GreenFirst Forest Products to sell two sawmills

The sale of the Quebec Assets is expected to close in 1Q2023 GreenFirst Forest Products has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell it's La Sarre and Béarn sawmills and its Abitibi ...

20

Dec 2022
Klabin completes the sale of 8,000 hectares of forest

The company’s investment is estimated at over BRL 200 million [PAID=]Klabin revealed it concluded the sale of approximately 8,000 hectares of forest, equivalent to 3.2 million cubic meters of standing ...

14

Dec 2022
Embrapa Florestas develops new method for data management in the forest sector

... de Base Florestal), enables access, organization, and treatment of various databases on the forestry sector. The new method allows for a better diagnosis of the sector, aiming at forestry planning on a ...

14

Dec 2022
Snavely Forest Products purchases Mid-States Wholesale Lumber Company

The transaction is expected to close by the end of December Snavely Forest Products announced its definitive agreement to purchase Mid-States Wholesale Lumber Company, a company located in Oklahoma City ...

13

Dec 2022
Maine forestry companies will share state grants for improvement projects

The measure applies to nineteen forestry companies Governor Janet Mills announced nineteen Maine forestry companies will share USD 14 million in state grants for multiple improvement projects, with funding ...

09

Dec 2022
Paraguayan timber industry proposes the formalization and creation of the Forest Guarantee Fund

... stated that determined government support is required for rapid and sustainable development, with a forestry and industrial policy including the reconversion of small and medium-sized Paraguayan timber ...

08

Dec 2022
Sumitomo Forestry invests in a new plant in Archdale with incentives from NC OKs

The plant investment is estimated almost USD 20 million Sumitomo Forestry, a Japanese wood-products maker announced it is planning a nearly USD 20 million investment with over 120 jobs in Archdale. The ...

02

Dec 2022
Paraguayan forestry sector with long-term plans to be a formal forestry sector

The Paraguayan Federation of Loggers (Fepama) recognizes its potential for foreign exchange for the country [PAID=]The Paraguayan forestry sector is aware of the importance of traceability, as well as ...

02

Dec 2022
Kilmer Group sells Chaleur Forest Products to Interfor Corporation

... comprising Chaleur Forest Products to Interfor Corporation, including Chaleur’s two sawmill operations located in Belledune and Bathurst, New Brunswick, as reported by Cision. As the second-largest producer ...

30

Nov 2022
Navigator leads a consortium that is investing in 11 new forest-based products

... materials from the eucalyptus forest. Of the global investment, EUR 80 million is destined for productive investment and EUR 23 million for research & development (R&D), as reported by Jornal de Negócios. ...

30

Nov 2022
JV20 Forest invests in Adorra, Spain

The company plans to begin activities by 2024 and is committed to creating about 150 jobs [PAID=]JV20 Forest, a company specializing in the manufacture of wood for construction, has announced a project ...

22

Nov 2022
Montinutra Oy wins YIT’s Hackathon with an ecological solution for forest industry side streams

The winner project is a solution for dust control on gravel roads The solution for dust control on gravel roads based on the use of forest industry side streams by Montinutra Oy, using wood chips as ...

16

Nov 2022
Suzano, Vale, Marfrig, and some banks create a company to restore forests

... areas and conserving forests in Brazil, called Biomas. With the initial contribution of BRL 120 million, comprised of BRL 20 million from each of the six partners, Biomas expects to be maintained in the ...

11

Nov 2022
Bangladesh opens coal power plant near the world’s largest mangrove forest

Government expects increasing electric power dependability Bangladesh is almost beginning to burn coal at a large power station near the world’s largest mangrove forest. Despite the environmentalists’ ...

11

Nov 2022
Bangladesh opens coal power plant near the world’s largest mangrove forest

Government expects increasing electric power dependability Bangladesh is almost beginning to burn coal at a large power station near the world’s largest mangrove forest. Despite the environmentalists’ ...

10

Nov 2022
Brazilian forestry sector invests over BRL 3 billion in Espírito Santo

The sector has been steadily growing [PAID=]The Agribusiness Development Center (Cedagro) revealed Espírito Santo’s state has 280,065 hectares of planted forest, meaning 6.07 percent of the entire state’s ...

02

Nov 2022
Western Forest Products temporarily curtails operations in Port Alberni

Activities at the mill have no set date to restart Western Forest Products sawmill in Port Alberni, Canada, has been temporarily curtailed, affecting about 90 employees. The operations at Alberni Pacific ...

02

Nov 2022
Snavely Forest Products announces expansion in Texas

The company is opening a new location in Gonzales Snavely Forest Products, a subsidiary of MacArthur Company and renowned in the lumber and building products industry, has announced its expansion of ...

31

Oct 2022
A new study points to the production of more soy without further deforestation in the Amazon rainforest

Agronomy, botany, and mathematical models propose new ways to protect the rainforest [PAID=]One of the ways to decrease soy-related deforestation in the Amazon is to increase soy production per hectare, ...

31

Oct 2022
Argentinian Misiones-based companies unanimously set new forestry raw material prices

The industrial sector and the producers have reached an absolute consensus [PAID=]Once again, there was unanimity in setting the prices of forestry raw materials, with an absolute consensus between the ...

28

Oct 2022
CELPA rebrands to “Biond, Forest Fibers from Portugal”

... of the group will be Biond, Forest Fibers from Portugal. This association brings together Altri, DS Smith, Renova, and The Navigator Company, as reported by Eco Sapo. The general director has stated ...

28

Oct 2022
Paper Excellence and Resolute Forest to sell the thunder bay mill

The sell aims to further facilitate the regulatory review process The Paper Excellence Group and Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced on October 27 their intention to sell Resolute’s Thunder Bay pulp ...

25

Oct 2022
Portugal invests over EUR 1 million in support of resin and forestry production

... to support resin-making activity and forestry producers, revealed the office of the Minister for the Environment and Climate Action. The transfer of the first seven tractors and respective implements, ...

25

Oct 2022
New Forests announces expansion into Africa

The company is acquiring Green Resources through its African Forestry Investment Platform The African Forestry Impact Platform fund launched in 2021 by New Forests, a natural capital investor based ...

24

Oct 2022
Klabin sells forest area of 8,000 hectares

Klabin has not disclosed the new owner of the forest nor its location [PAID=]Klabin announced on October 21 the signing of an agreement for the sale of 8,000 hectares of forest, in a deal worth BRL 230 ...

19

Oct 2022
Södra expands its range of forest-based sustainable alternatives

The Swedish group is adding lignin within its range The largest forest-owner association in Sweden and international forest industry group, Södra announced its plan to add lignin within its range of ...

12

Oct 2022
Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, has new goal in forestry sector

Before 2030, the industrial activity of cellulose will be the most important [PAID=]Mato Grosso do Sul is expected to reach 2 million hectares of planted forests before 2030, an estimate of the president ...

07

Oct 2022
The Chilean forestry industry accounts for a quarter of exports through Ports

... infrastructure, especially the lack of capacity to position ourselves as a region, in ordering the criteria of how to improve our infrastructure," Pelén said, noting that "70 percent of the forestry industry ...

05

Oct 2022
BlueLinx acquires Vandermeer Forest Products

... Forest Products. The deal was set at USD 67 million, including USD 3.6 million for the distribution facility and real estate in Spokane, Washington, as well as USD 63.4 million for the business, according ...

30

Sep 2022
Brazilian forest production value reaches new record

Survey points to unprecedented numbers in 2021 [PAID=]The value of forest production reached a record of BRL 30.1 billion, increasing 27.1 percent and production in 4,884 municipalities in 2021, in comparison ...

28

Sep 2022
Deadwood doubles in UPM forests in Finland

The decision comes as an effort to increase biodiversity As part of the UPM Forest Action and UPM Forest Responsibility program, the company has reported having set a target to increase the amount of ...

23

Sep 2022
Snavely Forest Products joins Trex Distribution Network

A leader in wholesale lumber industry is joining Trex company’s distribution footprint Long-time distributor partner, Snavely Forest Products, is joining Trex Company’s South Central network. The 120-year-old ...

21

Sep 2022
New Packaging Papers Report by the American Forest & Paper Association

The August 2022 Packaging Papers Monthly Report was released by the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) Compared to the same month in the previous year, total packaging papers and specialty packaging ...

15

Sep 2022
The Association of Colombian Timber Industrials speaks on forestry and timber tax exemption

... of rent for forest plantations and investments in operations and transformation plants was classified as impracticable and counterproductive for the same public finances, as reported by El Heraldo. As ...

14

Sep 2022
Companies invest in Alabama Wiregrass to improve forestry industry

... of projects that will provide an improvement to the region’s forestry industry, as reported by Alabama Newscenter. SmartLam North America, a manufacturer of cross-laminated timber products at a factory ...

13

Sep 2022
Resolute Forest Products starts construction of new planer mill in Quebec

The adjacent planer mill will boost the fiber supply and enhance overall efficiency of the sawmill The start of construction on a new planer mill adjacent to our Senneterre (Quebec) sawmill was marked ...

01

Sep 2022
Colombia might become the second largest forest and timber producer in Latin America

... CO2 emissions, as stated by the National Federation of Wood Industrialists (Fedemaderas). According to the entity, it is estimated that Colombia could become the second largest forest and timber producer ...

29

Aug 2022
Irkutsk region releases report on new forest nursery

The planting material grown this season meets the standard and is ready for planting [PAID=] The instructions of the Governor of the Irkutsk region to create forest nurseries within the framework of ...

26

Aug 2022
Colombia plants to become the second largest forest and wood producer in Latin America

Although Colombia is a country with a wide area of forests, it does not have a forest and timber economy [PAID=] Colombia might become the second largest forest and wood producer in Latin America in ...

26

Aug 2022
Collin acquires forestland in northeastern California

The Collins Timber Company has completed the acquisition of 58,000 acres of forestland from Shasta Forests Timberlands and its affiliates Collins has announced the acquisition of forestland in northeastern ...

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