Lumber prices falling

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Prices for residential construction framing lumber in the US market have fallen steeply in 2022. By mid August, the index for 1,000 board fe...

Golden Bullet forest win

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Holmen Skog will be the first forestry company in Sweden to use Golden Bullet 2, touted by rail company Green Cargo AB as the most efficient...

More timber moving by rail

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A new rail freight terminal for timber has opened in Rundvik, Swsseden. Financed by the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth, the...

Uruguayan log barges

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Uruguay’s Transfluvial Navegación has renewed a contract to transport logs to the Montes del Plata pulp mill in Punta Pereira for a furth...

SCA investing in Tunadal

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The Swedish forestry products major is investing around SEK460M between 2021 and 2024 to expand cargo handling at Tunadal in Sundsvall...

Go-ahead for Klabin

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Brazil’s Land and Water Institute (IAT), which reports to the country’s Secretariat for Sustainable Development and Tourism, has authori...

Gothenburg set to break the mould

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The Port of Gothenburg will shortly add major breakbulk forestry product capability to its leading gateway role in Swedish unitised shipment...

New port in Argentina

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Two bids have been received to build phase one of the new port at Ituzaingó...

REEF wants to sell LHG stake

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REEF, part of Deutsche Bank AG, wants to sell its 37.2% stake in Lübecker Hafen Gesellschaft mbH...

Finland’s port market is pulping up

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Finnpulp’s €1.6B project is probably the biggest talking point in the Finnish port and logistics sectors since the Port of Helsinki crea...

Contract handling for Kalmar

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Kalmar has secured another performance-based inbound logistics handling contract in the Nordic forestry industry, this time with Metsä Fibr...