Women an untapped potential in forestry

The Nordic forest industry is in huge need of labor, but the proportion of female forest workers is minimal. Women are a large, wasted resource in Nordic forestry, according to Nordic Forest Research (SNS), whom is now launching a report on gender equality in the Nordic forests.   About half…

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Nordic forests – small area but great supplier

The Nordic countries share of the global forest area is only 1,6%, but in terms of supplier for the global market, it has a far more important role. The Nordic paper/paperboard export is 18% of the global total, and the sawnwood export is 15%. Finland and Sweden are the giants…

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