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Rottne Industri AB signs agreement with a new distributor in Russia

Rottne Industri has signed an agreement with Ferronordic Machines AB, which becomes the official distributor of Rottne forest machines in Russia. The agreement with Ferronordic enters into force in December 2016. Rottne Industri also launches forest [...]

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Sweden's gross felling up 1% in 2015

Sweden's gross felling in 2015 was estimated to 92.5 million cubic metre standing volume (stem volume over bark from stump to tip. This is an increase by 1% compared with 2014, reports Swedish Forest Agency . Total net felling increased slightly b[...]

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Norway: More timber cut despite falling prices in 2Q

A total of 2.9 million cubic metres of timber were cut for sale in Norway in the 2Q 2016. This is an increase of 8% compared with the corresponding quarter of 2015. In the same period, the average timber price decreased by 5%,  Statistics Norway repo[...]

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US sawnwood imports from Africa down 16% in July

The volume of US sawn temperate and tropical hardwood imports grew slightly in July from the previous month while the value of imports declined 3%. The drop in import value was largely in temperate species, while tropical hardwood imports grew 1% to [...]

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System TM - High-speed moulder line to Japan

High-speed moulder line to Japanese Chugoku Lumber Co. Through great co-operation with our Japanese dealer Oki Kikai Co. Ltd., System TM managed to win the order of a high-speed moulder line to Chugoku Lumber Co. in Japan. System TM designed the syst[...]

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New G-series feller buncher cab

Tigercat is continuing to evolve the G-series drive-to-tree feller bunchers with the introduction of an improved operator's cab Cab comfort and ergonomic design are key to operator productivity in the woods and the new G-series cab is quiet and we[...]

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