North America

US lumber price falls below $400

On Friday, the price of framing lumber fell to $399 per thousand board feet, according to Random Lengths. That marks [...]

Soaring lumber prices in US give European sawmills a big boost in H1/2021

Facing unprecedented lumber prices at home, US importers have massively purchased lumber from Europe in the first half of 2021 [...]

Canadian lumber giants to lose huge profit gains as demand recedes

North American lumber producers are expected to see a dip in current-quarter profit after lumber demand for do-it [...]

Is the Delta variant able to disrupt US lumber supply again?

Pandemic-related labor shortages had a substantial impact on sawmill output and productivity and ultimately contributed to record wood products [...]

N. American lumber dealers are now reporting excess stock as prices cool

Supply conditions in the US lumber market have shifted rapidly as prices have normalized, with 49% of dealers saying they [...]

RoyOMartin to build new $211 million OSB plant in Texas

Engineered wood giant RoyOMartin will establish a new OSB production facility in Texas under its subsidiary Corrigan OSB.    [...]

N. American lumber prices drop to nine-month low

North American lumber futures slid to the bottom in additional than 9 months after sawmills ramped up manufacturing and demand [...]

Interfor announces US$ 30 million sawmill expansion

Interfor Corp. plans to invest $30 million to expand its Summerville sawmill, just months after acquiring the business from WestRock [...]