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Russia will not increase roundwood export duties

...for Finland

Wednesday, June 10th 2009:

Vladimir Putin just confirmed not to rise export duties on roundwood for Finland as long as the economic downturn crises lasts.

Both Governments concluded a bilateral timber trade commitment reports Business Support Bureau "Runa"

Monday, 10th of August 2009:

President Dmitry Medvedev called for “intensified talks” with Finland

Forest Products Industry CEO's on how to reboot global economy

APP and the certification issue

What is APP doing in Indonesia? Is APP still holding FSC certificate, has it changed to PEFC or does it own both cerificates?

A new pulp mill in Uruguay?

May 18, 2009 - Stora Enso and Arauco have signed a definitive purchase agreement with the Spanish pulp producer Grupo ENCE for the joint acquisition on a 50/50 basis of approximately 130,000 hectares of owned land and plantations, 6 000 hectares of leased lands and other operations owned by Grupo ENCE in the central and western areas of Uruguay. 

Indonesian P&P industry up!

Vietnam P&P production up!

Origin of text

Paper production increases 12%


What drives the Paper Industry?

10th of May 2009: Has the North American paper industry gone completely bonkers this spring? (Not that it was ever a particularly sane industry).

Thermowood instead of Tropical Wood

Japanese log import decreased

Chinas timber prices down


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by Dr. Radut