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Top 10 North American lumber producers in 2017

With few mill acquisitions, almost all of the production gains arose from improvements at existing mills. Of the top 40 [...]

BC wood invests CAD 7.8 million to promote Canadian wood overseas

Forestry Innovation Investment informed that the Government of British Columbia Province of Canada is investing CAD 7.8 million to [...]

Wood fiber costs for hardwood pulp manufacturers in Sweden are among the lowest in Europe

Hardwood pulp manufacturers in Europe have some of the highest wood fiber costs in the world despite prices for hardwood [...]

Vietnam’s wood industry faces shortage in raw materials

Vietnam’s wood industry faces a quandary as bright export growth prospects are clouded by difficulties in finding necessary raw [...]

Brazil: Booming wood-based products exports

In February 2018, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 27% in value compared to February [...]

EU tropical sawn hardwood imports fall to all-time low

EU tropical sawn hardwood imports fall to all-time low The EU imported 2.04 million cu.m of sawn [...]

Mixing trends in US lumber prices

A mix of trends in prices of framing lumber emerged across producing regions. Trends varied based on species, product groups [...]

Africa: Congestion at Douala Port frustrates timber shippers

Exporters continue to be frustrated over the congestion at Douala Port. Reports suggest up to 60,000 cu.m of [...]

Changing US hardwood plywood supply channels

US hardwood plywood imports declined by 5% in January to 202,536 cu.m. but the value of imports increased [...]

Canadian lumber giants making good profits despite US duties

Main lumber producers in British Columbia keep on booking major profits on near record lumber prices a year after the [...]