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U.S. lumber prices expected to fall further as sawmills increase production

The price of U.S. lumber will fall further in the coming months as sawmills increase production, though demand is [...]

Canada’s lumber industry wants to be paid back for US duties

Canada’s softwood lumber industry wants the Biden administration to refund billions of dollars that companies have paid since 2017 [...]

Warning in US against potential “catastrophic” failures of European lumber

The North Carolina Building Code Council warns of potentially “catastrophic” failures caused by European lumber. It remains to be seen [...]

Coronavirus outbreak causes huge backlog at China’s ports

A coronavirus outbreak in in southern China has clogged ports critical to global trade, causing a shipping backlog that could [...]

US lumber enters a bear market with prices down 20% from their peak

US lumber prices are falling—fast.    On Tuesday, the price per thousand board feet fell $114 [...]

The bubble has burst: US lumber prices are falling fast

US lumber prices are falling back to Earth. Prices have dropped from record highs, spurred by the economic reopening and [...]

US lumber prices post all-time weekly drop

Lumber futures posted their biggest-ever weekly loss, extending a tumble from all-time highs reached last month as sawmills [...]

Resolute Forest Products to invest $50 million in its sawmills

Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced additional capital investments of $50 million in its wood products operations to support its continued [...]