Category: Market

Europe plywood imports reached historical high in 2014 since the economic crisis

Plywood imports by the EU 28 countries in 2014 was 3.7 million m³, up 12%, reaching the highest point since the economic crisis.Imports increased 12 percent to 1.35 billion euros correspondingly.Increase in imports was mainly due to improvement in the European market consumption, especially Britain. Another primary reason is the increased supply of Russian birch plywood due to ruble devaluation...