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23. November 2018
Environment | Michelin wants to make tires with wood by 2020
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19. November 2018
Economy | Latvian companies increase sales by 20%
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14. November 2018
Environment | France aims to ban deforestation imports by 2030
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13. November 2018
Logistics | Freight shipping by rail in Latvia up 10.2% in January-October 2018
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12. October 2018
Forestry | Russia: Roundwood felling has increased by 9%
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20. September 2018
Logistics | Port of Riga and Chinese companies join forces
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14. September 2018
Logistics | Estonian Railways freight carriage grows 14.7%
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5. September 2018
Forestry | Poland's Paged buys Estonian veneer manufacturer Valmos
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30. August 2018
Business | IKEA opens in Riga
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28. August 2018
Business | Metsä Wood started up birch plywood mill in Pärnu, Estonia
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20. August 2018
Economy | Belarus has produced 19% more sawn timber
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17. August 2018
Economy | Latvian plywood exports continue to decline
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15. August 2018
Economy | Revenue growth of Russian forest products companies slows in 2017
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20. June 2018
Economy | Global lumber prices continued their two-year climb in the 1Q
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17. May 2018
Education | TTÜ (Tallinn Technical University) opened the only laboratory in Northern- and Central Europe with full veneer and plywood production line
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15. May 2018
Logistics | Latvian Railroad: rail freight has been growing in recent months
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26. April 2018
Forestry | Growth of wood pellet production in Russia by 34.1% in 2017 will continue at a rapid pace in the coming years
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23. April 2018
Logistics | Volvo Trucks founded a used trucks company
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8. March 2018
Logistics | Lithuania's transpmin expects navigation growth after decline in port fees
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5. March 2018
Economy | Estonian lumber exports to Australia increase by 80%
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2. March 2018
Economy | Japan imported 7% more plywood in fourth quarter
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11. January 2018
Environment | Logging surge threatens a quarter of Estonia’s forest, warn conservationists
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11. January 2018
Environment | Emergency situation in Estonia`s forests due to sleet-heavy rainfall
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3. January 2018
Economy | Finland increases exports to Asia by 59%
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2. January 2018
Environment | Estonia joins European Forest Institute
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27. December 2017
Economy | Record high prices for softwood lumber in North America and rising export prices in Sweden, Finland and Russia as wood demand picks up
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6. November 2017
Economy | First large vessel loaded with timber sailed from Estonia to China
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10. October 2017
BL | Birchlab now uses LumberScout - a revolutionary app for lumber world - find it on Google Play and App Store
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27. September 2017
Logistics | Cargo turnover of Baltic ports up 4.2% in 8 months
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15. September 2017
Logistics | Lithuanian Railways' revenue grew by 6% in 8 months
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14. September 2017
Environment | The wooden skyscrapers that could help to cool the planet
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13. September 2017
Economy | German timber-construction firms’ sales up by 10.8%
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6. September 2017
Logistics | EY, Guardtime and industry participants launch the world’s first marine insurance blockchain platform
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22. August 2017
Economy | Japan’s imports of plywood increased by 8% in 1H 2017
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15. August 2017
Economy | Latvian wood-processing companies raise turnover by 7-8% in H1
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27. July 2017
Economy | UK softwood market quietens down
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26. July 2017
Economy | US: Preliminary anti-dumping duties on plywood
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24. July 2017
Economy | IMF confirms recovery of Russia's economy in 2017
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24. July 2017
Economy | Japan’s assembled flooring imports down 18% in May
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13. July 2017
Economy | EU launches trade investigation against Turkey following complaint by the European paper industry
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3. July 2017
Logistics | DHL and Latvian Railways sign deal to form rail connections to China
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27. June 2017
Logistics | Maersk Group hit by cyberattack
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14. June 2017
Logistics | Estonia's EVR Cargo to invest EUR 35 mln in freight cars.
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13. June 2017
Economy | Finnish paperboard production up 6.1%.
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12. June 2017
Economy | Russia: plywood exports down for the first time in months.
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2. June 2017
Economy | China’s wood-based panel exports decreased by 5% in 2016.
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30. May 2017
Economy | U.S. hardwood plywood imports decreased by 9% in February.
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26. May 2017
Economy | Latvijas Finieris expects to increase revenues by 10% in 2017.
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16. May 2017
Economy | UK timber product imports rise 18% in Jan-Feb.
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9. May 2017
Logistics | Japan presents plans for container transit route through Kazakhstan to Europe.
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3. May 2017
Economy | China: The trend of timber trade in 2016.
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28. April 2017
Economy | First Latvian economic forum: supporting national producers.
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20. April 2017
Logistics | Kazakhstan, China to launch China-to-Europe container train route through Kazakhstan.
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17. April 2017
Economy | IMF improves economic growth outlook for Russia.
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14. April 2017
Economy | Belarus, Finland to step up economic cooperation.
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9. April 2017
Economy | Wood and wooden products production in Russia in December 2016.
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6. April 2017
Environment | UK paper mills continue to reduce emission levels.
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3. April 2017
Economy | EU tropical sawn hardwood imports remain static in 2016.
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30. March 2017
Economy | Latvia and Uzbekistan agree on cooperation in agriculture, fishery, forestry.
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24. March 2017
Economy | Global paper industry to remain stable on steady operating income growth.
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24. March 2017
Economy | Russia’s Central Bank reduces key rate to 9.75%.
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14. March 2017
Economy | UK timber product imports reach nine-year high.
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10. March 2017
Environment | Nordic pulp makers seek new lease of life from by-products.
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9. March 2017
Forestry | Belarus increases softwood lumber exports by 37%.
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6. March 2017
Economy | Brazilian exports of wood-based products increased by 20% in January.
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3. March 2017
Economy | Estonia Jan industrial production growth eases.
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28. February 2017
Economy | The Estonian economy grew last year.
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27. February 2017
Economy | European sawmills gain market share in East Asia.
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6. February 2017
Economy | Growth of 4.2% in Russian lumber output last year.
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3. February 2017
Economy | Softwood lumber imports to China reach record high.
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3. February 2017
Economy | Latvia industrial production grows for fourth month.
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31. January 2017
Logistics | Baltic prime ministers sign Rail Baltic accord.
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22. January 2017
Economy | Latvia exports and imports more particle boards in 2016.
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12. January 2017
Logistics | The Port of Riga boasts new cargo handling records in December 2016.
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10. January 2017
Economy | The European Sawlog Price Index reached its lowest level in six years in the 3Q/16 because of lower lumber demand and reduced prices.
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9. January 2017
Economy | Estonia exported 4% less softwood lumber.
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24. April 2014
BL | Together with partners we programmed a new Opticut machine to increase chop yields of ash hardwood. We are increasing our supply to Estonian partners and neighbouring countries in 2014.

20. January 2014
BL | Our lumber manufacturing partner in Russia invests into machinery, which allows to significantly increase the production capacity.

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