New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online New and updated information from News listed on http://www.ttjonline.com http://www.ttjonline.com/ en-us http://www.ttjonline.com/ New News information at Timber Trade Journal Online http://http//www.ttjonline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif James Donaldson donates £53,000 to charity http://www.ttjonline.com/news/james-donaldson-donates-53000-to-charity-7856951 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/james-donaldson-donates-53000-to-charity-7856951 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7856951/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>James Donaldson & Sons embarked on the fundraising campaign in June 2019 and has exceeded its target by raising £53,945 for its charity partner, Maggie’s. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 15:39:08 GMT Biesse Group guarantees parts and service following production slowdown http://www.ttjonline.com/news/biesse-group-guarantees-parts-and-service-following-production-slowdown-7855999 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/biesse-group-guarantees-parts-and-service-following-production-slowdown-7855999 Reacting to government measures aimed at tackling the coronavirus outbreak, Biesse Group has guaranteed to continue its full range of after sales support and spare parts shipment. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 08:32:25 GMT NHBC launches free training webinars http://www.ttjonline.com/news/nhbc-launches-free-training-webinars-7855962 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/nhbc-launches-free-training-webinars-7855962 NHBC has launched a series of free training webinars to help support the construction sector during the coronavirus disruption. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 08:05:07 GMT BMF backs CLC plan to save UK construction http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bmf-backs-clc-plan-to-save-uk-construction-7854359 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/bmf-backs-clc-plan-to-save-uk-construction-7854359 Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) co-signs Construction Leadership Council’s (CLC) letter to the Prime Minister requesting support for the production and distribution of building materials to continue. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:28:07 GMT FMB says builders still in dark over bailout loans http://www.ttjonline.com/news/fmb-says-builders-still-in-dark-over-bailout-lons-7854245 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/fmb-says-builders-still-in-dark-over-bailout-lons-7854245 The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is asking the Chancellor to address delays with the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), as small builders across the country are struggling to keep their businesses afloat. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:14:00 GMT EBRD provides €15m loan for Belarus sawmill http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ebrd-provides-15m-loan-for-belarus-sawmill-7854208 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/ebrd-provides-15m-loan-for-belarus-sawmill-7854208 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has confirmed that it provide a seven-year €15m loan to build a sawmill near Mozyr, Belarus. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:47:13 GMT British Columbia reduces sawmill output http://www.ttjonline.com/news/british-columbia-reduces-sawmill-output-7851441 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/british-columbia-reduces-sawmill-output-7851441 Three of British Columbia’s largest forest products companies announced reductions in output due to Covid-19 market volatility. Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:15:23 GMT People in lockdown search for decking http://www.ttjonline.com/news/people-in-lockdown-search-for-decking-7851396 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/people-in-lockdown-search-for-decking-7851396 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7851396/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Internet searches for decking in the UK doubled in the week the country was told to stay at home according to new research from Composite Prime. Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:35:00 GMT Metsä to build world’s most modern sawmill http://www.ttjonline.com/news/mets-to-build-worlds-most-modern-sawmill-7848723 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/mets-to-build-worlds-most-modern-sawmill-7848723 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7848723/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Metsä Group is to invest €200m and build the world’s most modern sawmill in Rauma. It will be Finland’s largest ever sawmill investment. Tue, 31 Mar 2020 14:39:53 GMT Indonesians withdraw export legality licensing requirement http://www.ttjonline.com/news/indonesians-withdraw-export-legality-licensing-requirement-7842649 http://www.ttjonline.com/news/indonesians-withdraw-export-legality-licensing-requirement-7842649 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7842649/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>In a shock move, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade is pushing through a new regulation withdrawing the obligation on timber and wood products companies to provide legality assurance documentation with exports. Fri, 27 Mar 2020 14:17:00 GMT