Permission to take off: Södra’s use of drones for forest management is approved

13 April 2017

Drones are to be used in forest management in Sweden’s Götaland area after Södra obtained permission to fly the remote operated machines.

Södra to divest its Södra Wood Grimslöv to Soernsen Group

17 November 2016

Södra has announced it is to divest Södra Wood Grimslöv to German-based Soernsen Group.

Södra reports continuing strong sales for Swedish timber construction products

8 November 2016

Sales of Swedish construction timber have continued to be strong, with sales to the country’s building materials market continuing to grow, Södra has reported.

Södra sets ambitious sustainability goals

16 September 2016

Södra has set itself an ambitious set of sustainability goals, setting them on an equal footing with its financial targets, as it seeks to become a leader in the shift towards a so-called bioeconomy.

Södra reports rise in sale of non-toxic saplings

26 August 2015

Mechanical rather than chemical plant protection is reaping dividends for Södra in more ways than one, the organisation reports, with sales this year of non-toxic saplings forecast to be 80% higher than they were in 2014.

Prices rose for pine and spruce saw logs

9 June 2015

Södra raised the price for standard saw logs in pine and spruce towards the end of May.

Cyclone damage to Sweden’s forests created carbon sinks

1 June 2015

The damage Cyclone Gudrun caused Sweden’s forests in 2005 has a rather more positive legacy, according Södra – it has created huge carbon sinks that will soak up carbon dioxide (CO2) for 50 years as young trees grow to replenish what was lost.

Södra Group reports a good year so far

27 May 2015

Economic organisation Södra has enjoyed a good start to the year with profits, sales, and operating margins all showing a rise during the first four months of 2015.

Södra boosts investment in forest industry R&D

1 May 2015

Sweden’s Södra has decided to increase its investment in research and development with an additional SEK 50 million.

Södra chairman Christer Segerstéen to resign after 24 year on board

17 April 2015

Södra has announced that Christer Segersteén is to stand down as chairman after serving on the board for 24 years.

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