North America

Declining wood products trade between China and the USA

According to the data from China’s Customs the value of wood products trade between China and the USA fell [...]

Uniboard announced $13 million investment in TFL business expansion

Uniboard recently announced a CAD$17 million (US$13.21 million) investment in a new state-of-the-art TFL [...]

Lumber prices in the US go further into record-highs

Framing lumber prices in the US reached further record-highs during last week, as robust seasonal demand overwhelmed supplies.   [...]

Boise Cascade to cease lumber operation in Elgin, US

Boise Cascade Company announced the curtailment of its lumber operation in Elgin, Oregon. The 60-day notice includes the sawmill [...]

Conifex buys $258 million sawmills in the US to increase capacity by 50%

Conifex Timber Inc. says it has reached an agreement with Blue Wolf Capital Partners to buy sawmills in Florida and [...]

Canadian wood pellets promoted in Italy

    The Wood Pellet Association of Canada has participated on a wood pellet trade mission to Italy [...]

US lumber prices head to record-highs, due to tight supply and trade tariffs

The US lumber market is ready to boom, with futures rising to another record on the 14th of May, due [...]

Canadian Skeena Sawmills builds 96,000t capacity pellet plant in British Columbia

Skeena Sawmills plans to commence construction work for a pellet plant at its sawmill site in Terrace, British Columbia, Canada [...]

Harvard University plans to sell a part of its South American timberlands

Harvard University is currently trying to sell a part of its timberland investments in South America to investors that would [...]

US lumber prices soared as pressing needs increased

Lumber prices in the US went higher during last week, as buyers tried to cover pressing needs. Extended mill order [...]