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Canada opens WTO case against United States over softwood lumber duties

Canada formally requested World Trade Organization (WTO) consultations with the United States concerning the U.S. Department of Commerce’s [...]

Interfor to double lumber production at Monticello sawmill

Interfor announced that it will invest $46 million to upgrade and modernize it’s sawmill in Monticello, Arkansas.   [...]

Irish state energy company plans US$ 60 million wood pellet plant in the US

Bord na Móna is currently seeking approval from the Irish government to build a EUR 60 million wood pellet [...]

Steady increase for the US red oak exports

Log exports from the US during the first three quarters of 2017 were stable, at 1.563m m³, when compared [...]

Global softwood sawmills register strong earnings

The US South was the highest margin sawmill region in North America – a place it has held since 2008 – as [...]

Stable lumber market in the US through the end of November

The framing lumber market in the US reported mixed activity during last week, when the random lengths framing lumber composite [...]

Quick overview of this year’s International Hardwood Conference

Venice hosted the most important hardwood lumber conference in the world, on the 16th of November. More than 150 people [...]

Sawmills in the US Northwest struggle to build log inventories for the winter season

Sawmills and pulpmills in the US Northwest have been struggling to build log inventories for the winter season because of [...]

Roseburg announces sale of its timberlands in California

Roseburg Resources Co. has announced an agreement to sell its California timberlands to a timberland investment vehicle managed by New [...]