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Apr 2021
Jartek Invest delivers packaging plant to Kuhmo in Finland

The total investment in the site is approximately EUR 5 million Finland-based Jartek Invest announced on its website it has delivered a packaging plant to Finland timber producer Kuhmo. Automation will ...

12

Apr 2021
UPM completes sale of its Jyväskylä plywood mill in Finland

...  Jyväskylä, in Finland, to the real estate developer Redeve Oy, writes the company on its website. The ownership of the real estate was transferred to Redeve on April 9. Businesses currently rentin ...

04

Mar 2021
Metsä Tissue's greaseproof papers business to be separated in Finland and Germany

The company will take place in Finland in May 2021 and in Germany in July 2021 Metsä Tissue, part of the Metsä Group, announced its greaseproof papers (GPP) business will be separated into two distinct ...

19

Feb 2021
Stora Enso completes renovation project of its Oulu paper mill in Finland

The investment in the upgrade amounted to EUR 350 million [PAID=]Finnish timber giant Stora Enso announced it has completed a EUR 350 million project to renovate its paper mill in Oulu, Finland, according ...

18

Feb 2021
Hard coal consumption falls in 2020 in Finland

The third quarter of 2020, records a 38 percent lower coal consumption as compared to the previous year Hard coal consumption had decreased by 35 percent in 2020 in Finland, when compared with consumption ...

17

Dec 2020
OX2 acquires Tornator's project rights to build 600 MW of wind power in Finlan

... 600 MW of wind power in Finland. The total annual energy production of completed wind farms will be approximately 2 TWh. The transaction includes project rights of approximately 100 wind turbines in ...

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Dec 2020
Cargo handling in Finland's Port of Helsinki declines in January-November 202

Handling of dry bulk cargo fell by 16.1 percent year-on-year [PAID=]The Port of Helsinki, in Finland, handled 12.3 million tons of cargo in the January-November period of 2020, a decrease of 8.3 percent ...

07

Dec 2020
Stora Enso to build a granulation and packing plant for lignin in Finland

The construction of the plant is expected to begin by the end of the second quarter of 2021 Finland-based Stora Enso will invest EUR 14 million to build a granulation and packing plant for lignin, reported ...

07

Dec 2020
Finland's Port of HaminaKotka cargo handling declines in January-November 202

According to the port authorities, handling decreased 18.4 percent year-on-year [PAID=]The Port of HaminaKotka, in Finland, handled 13.5 million tons of cargo between January and November of 2020, a ...

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Nov 2020
Viking Malt Group to open a new malting house in Finland

... million malting house in Lahti, Finland, informs Powder Bulk Solids. According to the company, the project is one of the biggest investments in the country’s food and beverage industry in the past decade. ...

16

Oct 2020
Finland's value of forest industry exports amount to EUR 12.5 billion in 201

Value declined by 6 percent year-on-year The value of Finland’s exports totaled EUR 65 billion in 2019, of which the forest industries accounted for nearly 20 percent, or EUR 12.5 billion, according ...

25

Sep 2020
Andritz to supply two autonomous cranes for Metsa Fibre's new mill in Finlan

... logyard cranes to its new planned bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland, reports the supplier. The investment made by Metsä Fibre will amount to EUR 1.5 billion. It will approximately take two and a half ...

01

Sep 2020
Metsa's laminated veneer lumbers used in residential buildings in Finlan

... Finland, which takes less than half the time compared to a similar kind of concrete building. The wooden multi-storey apartment buildings are being built with Kerto LVL-based elements, a laminated veneer ...

28

Aug 2020
UPM announces Finland's largest paper mill closur

The company's Kaipola mill is the only one in Finland that still produces newsprint paper Finland's UPM has announced it will close its Kaipola mill, the largest paper mill in operation in Finland, reports ...

21

Aug 2020
Metsä Spring and Valmet to build a innovative pilot plant in Finland

... 3D fibre products and hence, reports Metsä, on its website. A greenfield pilot plant will be built on Metsä Group’s mill site in Äänekoski, Finland, where it will be developed a technology that converts ...

15

Jun 2020
Metsä Wood supplies materials for construction of new wooden apartment buildings in Finland

... area in Turku, Finland, and the third of them is under construction now, reports Metsä Wood. Linnanfältti is a modern, wooden residential area in the centre of Turku, close to Turku Castle and the ...

15

Apr 2020
Afry developing engineering services for Metsä Fibre’s new sawmill in Finland

Construction of the mill will begin in spring 2020 Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has awarded AFRY the engineering services assignment for the new sawmill in Rauma as well as project management and ...

14

Apr 2020
Finland: First phase of mine construction project UPACMIC successfully completed

Project’s completion scheduled for August 2020 Finland’s sustainable mine development project UPACMIC has just successfully concluded its first phase of development, reports International Mining. UPACMIC ...

31

Mar 2020
Metsä Fibre building new sawmill in Finland

The production is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2022, but could be delayed Metsä Fibre is building a new modern sawmill in Rauma, Finland, representing an investment of EUR 200 million, ...

01

Nov 2019
Finland wood imports expand in 2018

Most of the imported volume came from Russia [PAID=]Finland imported a total of 11.57 million cubic meters of wood in 2018, with wood imports increasing by one third from 2017, reports Luke. “Pulpwood ...

31

Oct 2019
Finland: Profitability of forestry sector increases in 2018

The volume of felled logs reached a new record level [PAID=]In 2018, Finland’s non-industrial private forestry operating profit increased to EUR 157 per hectare, which is around one-quarter more than ...

03

Oct 2019
Finland’s wood imports increase by a third in 2018

Most of the wood was imported from Russia [PAID=]Finland imported a total of 11.57 million cubic meters of wood in 2018, a rise of 33 percent from the previous year, according to YLE. Most of the ...

04

Jul 2019
Stora Enso plans to consolidate spruce production to single sawmill in Finland

The company wants to permanently close its Kitee sawmill Stora Enso announced it plans to consolidate the Finnish spruce (whitewood) production to Varkaus sawmill. The plan includes a permanent ...

12

Jun 2019
Finland to start importing biomass following coal phase out

The country will be phasing out coal and its forest cover is unlikely to cover for its full demand Finland is likely to resort to importing biomass, as demand for the fuel is expected to soar by ...

30

May 2019
Russian and Finland consider modernization of Saimaa Canal

... of the Transport Infrastructure Agency of the Republic of Finland in order to discuss possible changes that could be made to the canal, reports Port News. During the meeting, the possibility of increasing ...

29

May 2019
ÅF Pöyry awarded pre-engineering assignments for the Metsä Fibre investments in Kemi and Rauma, Finland

  Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has awarded ÅF Pöyry with the pre-engineering assignment for new bioproduct mill, Kemi. The target for the ongoing pre-engineering project is to create conditions ...

28

May 2019
Stora Enso to convert paper mill in Oulu, Finland

... Stora Enso will convert the Oulu paper mill facility, located in Finland, into a packaging board mill. The project is expected to start by the end of 2020. “The conversion of Oulu Mill will enable Stora ...

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May 2019
Wood fuel consumption in Finland reaches new record high in 2018

Consumption of these materials by heating and power plants was mostly unchanged [PAID=] Consumption of wood fuels in Finland as a result of the increased use of black liquor produced by the forest ...

26

Apr 2019
Construction sector growth slows down in Finland

Number of new homes being built this year expected to contract [PAID=] Construction sector growth slows down in Finland, reports YLE. For the past four years, growth in the construction sector ...

04

Apr 2019
Finland urges Tanzania to plant more trees

Representatives called for the private sector to step in Finnish Ambassador Pekka Hukka said that sustainable forest management was a crucial element for implementing the Paris Agreement, as forests ...

07

Mar 2019
Icebreakers in Gulf of Finland escort over 40 vessels

Data for March 6-7 [PAID=]In the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland, around 46 vessels were escorted by icebreakers in the 24 hours of March 6-7, reports Port News. Around seven icebreakers were ...

04

Mar 2019
Finland bans coal-based electricity generation after 2029

Coal will only be used in case of emergency after that deadline Coal burning to be banned in Finland after 2029, reports Energy Live News. By May 1, 2029, the use of coal for power generation ...

15

Feb 2019
Metsä Group establishes new demonstration site in Finland

The site will open in summer 2019 Metsä Group announced it is establishing a new demonstration site, called Nemus Futurum, to showcase sustainable forest and nature management in Finland. The guided ...

06

Feb 2019
Finland’s pulp production reaches new record results

Global demand for pulp is increasing Pulp production in Finland has been expanding, with 2017 output totaling 7.7 million tons of pulp, reports Yle. "Nowadays, pulp is increasingly used in consumer ...

22

Jan 2019
Icrebreaking entries on Gulf of Finland contracts

Data for January 21-22 [PAID=]The eastern part of the Gulf of Finland saw four entries on January 21-22, reports Port News. Four icebreakers are in operation, with five more ships in reserve, and ...

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Jan 2019
Icrebreaking entries on Gulf of Finland increases further

Data for January 16-17 [PAID=]The eastern part of the Gulf of Finland saw ten entries on January 16-17, reports Port News. Three icebreakers are in operation, with six more ships in reserve, and ...

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Jan 2019
Icebreaking entries on Gulf of Finland rise

Data for January 10-11 The eastern part of the Gulf of Finland saw eight entries on January 10-11, reports Port News. Three icebreakers are in operation, with six more ships in reserve, and the ...

09

Jan 2019
Icebreaking entries on Gulf of Finland decrease

Data for January 8-9 [PAID=] The eastern part of the Gulf of Finland saw four entries on January 8-9, reports Port News. Ice breaking support was carried out by the icebreakers Semen Dezhnev, Ivan ...

08

Jan 2019
Icebreaking entries on Gulf of Finland

Data for January 7-8 [PAID=]The eastern part of the Gulf of Finland saw five entries on January 7-8, reports Port News. Ice breaking support was carried out by the icebreakers Semen Dezhnev, Ivan ...

21

Dec 2018
Ramirent acquires new asset in Finland

The new asset will be changing names Ramirent Finland has signed a long-term cooperation agreement with SRV Group, and acquired SRV Kalusto’s entire share capital as part of this agreement, reports ...

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Dec 2018
Vessels arrive on the Gulf of Finland with the help of icebreakers

Three icebreakers are currently on operation, with two on reserve [PAID=]  Ice breakers help four units per day to reach the ports in Gulf of Finland, reports Port News. Between December 19 and December ...

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Dec 2018
Ports in Gulf of Finland have ice breakers ready

Several vessels have been deployed since the beginning of the winter shipping season [PAID=]The number of icebreaking entries in the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland in the December 16-17 period ...

11

Dec 2018
UPM increases forest assets in Finland

The company expects wood prices in the country to decline UPM announced that it has increased the IFRS fair value of its forest assets in Finland, mainly due to higher forest growth estimates. In ...

15

Nov 2018
Valmet to supply biomass-fired boiler plant to Elenia Lämpö, Finland

The boiler plant will mainly run on wood-based fuels Valmet will supply a biomass-fired boiler plant to Elenia Lämpö Oy's Vanaja power plant in Hämeenlinna, Finland. The investment will enable ...

12

Nov 2018
Baffinland Iron Mines sets new shipping record

The company has concluded its shipping period for 2018 Baffinland Iron Mines reports that has concluded its 2018 shipping program, having shipped approximately 5.1 million tons of iron ore from its ...

19

Oct 2018
Finland prepares ban on coal use for power and heating

Ban should be voted by the parliament soon and become effective by 2029 Finland prepares ban on coal burning for power and heating generation, reports YLE. The Finnish government wants to ban coal use ...

09

Oct 2018
Finland invests in Indonesia’s pulp and paper industry

Investors are supporting two projects in the country [PAID=] Indonesia and Finland are set to cooperate in developing Indonesia’s manufacturing industry, particularly the country’s pulp and paper ...

17

Sep 2018
Huhtamaki expanding packaging production in Finland

The project should be complete at the end of 2019 YIT is expanding Huhtamaki’s production, storage and business facility in Hämeenlinna, Finland, through the construction of a new building of around ...

13

Jun 2018
Finland’s exports of lumber reach all-time high in 2017

The growth was due to strong global demand Exports of lumber and planed timber from Finland reached an all-time high in 2017, in excess of nine million cubic meters and a value of around EUR 1.8 ...

08

Jun 2018
Energy generation through wood in Finland reaches new record in 2017

Wood fuels accounted for over a quarter of total energy consumption Finland has reached a new record in consumption of solid wood fuels at power and heating plants in 2017, reports Pap News. This was ...

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