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Segezha Group launched the first industrial production line for CLT panels in Russia

March 1, 2021 ` 15:07  
On 25 February, Mikhail Shamolin, the president of Segezha Group, visited Sokol in Vologda region to oversee the grand launch of the Sokol CLT plant (Segezha Group is a subsidiary of Sistema JSFC). The plant is the first...

U.S. housing starts fall in January 2021

February 20, 2021 ` 19:08  
After reporting a sharp increase in new residential construction in the U.S. in the previous month, the US Commerce Department released a report on Thursday showing housing starts pulled back by much more than expected in the month...

Dmitry Rudenko, Vice President of Segezha Group: demand for wooden houses currently exceeds the productive capacity

February 19, 2021 ` 11:09  
The share of wooden houses in the total low-rise housing construction in the USA, Canada, and Finland is over 80%. The share of total wooden housing construction reaches 50% in many countries, while in Russia it is only...

Existing-home sales in US reach highest level in 14 years

February 8, 2021 ` 20:38  
Sales of previously owned homes in the US rose in 2020 to the highest level since 2006, as ultra-low interest rates and remote work during the pandemic increased homebuying demand. Existing-home sales rose 0.7% in December from November...

The Ministry of Industry and Trade proposes to develop the mechanism of preferential mortgages for wooden housing construction

February 3, 2021 ` 20:54  
Vera Khmyrova, Head of the Department of Light Industry and Forestry Complex of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said on Tuesday that it is necessary to develop a mechanism of preferential loans for the construction of wooden...

U.S. Housing starts rose to fastest pace since 2006 in December

February 1, 2021 ` 16:45  
U.S. home construction starts rose in December 2020 to the best pace since late 2006 as builders responded to the robust demand for single-family housing. Residential starts climbed by 5.8% to a 1.67 million annualized rate, according to...

Hasslacherles’s investment project is included in the federal priority list

January 15, 2021 ` 13:47  
The investment project of Hasslacherles LLC formulated as “Modernization of woodworking facilities and organization of production of components for wooden housing construction” obtained the status of a priority investment project of the Russian Federation in the forest sector....

Södra to divest Trivselhus to Svensk Husproduktion

December 22, 2020 ` 19:06  
Södra is divesting Trivselhus AB to housing supplier Svensk Husproduktion. The takeover date is 1 March 2021. Södra’s subsidiary, Trivselhus, is one of the largest house manufacturers in Sweden and sells housing under the Trivselhus brand, and Nordic...

U.S. housing starts increased sharply in November 2020

December 18, 2020 ` 16:23  
U.S. homebuilding and permits increased solidly in November 2020, pointing to sustained housing market strength even as the broader economic recovery is slowing amid a resurgence in new COVID-19 cases and lack of additional government money. Housing starts...