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28.07.2015

In 2015 plywood production in North America countries will increase. Expected growth is around 8%. The main source of growth is new house construction increase in the USA. This tendency is expected to last till 2019 year

28.07.2015

In May 2015 plywood import in Japan decreased to 32% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. The most decrease in supply showed Chinese plywood – around 35%. In comparison with April plywood import decreased to 12%. The first five month of 2015 indicated 25% decrease

07.07.2015

In 2014 European Union countries imported around 785 thousand cubic meters of birch plywood (10% more in comparison with 2013 year). The main importer of birch plywood was Germany

22.06.2015

Within January-March, 2015 tropical wood import to European Union countries increased to 20.9% in comparison with the same period of the previous year (amounting to 517 million euro). Timber products import increased to 16%, plywood – 29%, beams – 26%, floor coating – 13%. At the same time veneer import decreased to 5%

16.06.2015

Within January-April, 2015 plywood export in Russia increased up to 1.5% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. In value terms plywood export amounted to 331.2 million US dollars (19.4% less than in previous year)

11.06.2015

Within January-March, 2015 Germany reduced hardwood plywood import to 4% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. Within the first half of 2014 hardwood plywood import in Germany mainly from Russia and China showed significant increase

09.06.2015

Within January-April, 2015 timber production in Ukraine increased to 0.1% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. Plywood production decreased to 0.2%. Wood panel production showed increase to 8.5%, parquet production + 42.6%

27.05.2015

Within January-April, 2015 panel wood production in Russia increased up to 4.4% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. Plywood production increased to 4.1%

21.05.2015

In 2014 European Union countries increased Russian plywood import up to 12%. Main reasons were increased plywood demand in Europe in particular in Great Britain and slump in Russian ruble rate. Hardwood plywood import to EU increased to 11%, softwood plywood from China – to 14%.

19.05.2015

In 2014 year China increased wood export up to 16%. Within the last year China mainly imported bold timber, paper, paper products, cardboard, wood chips and mainly exported furniture, paper, paper products, cardboard and plywood