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Wood Industry Prices

N. America: Perfect storm has led to lumber, panel and building materials cost skyrocketing

John Gunkelman is the owner of Fargo’s Dakota Construction and is the immediate past president of the Home Builders [...]

Sweden: Downward trend in roundwood prices continues in Q2/2020

The second quarter of 2020 shows dropping sawlog prices in Sweden on a yearly basis. Pine sawlogs are cheaper by [...]

New Zealand increases in log prices to China cancelled out by higher shipping costs

Domestic demand for logs and sawn timber in New Zealand remains strong while the longer-term forecasts are uncertain. New [...]

N. American sawmills can’t keep up with current house construction demand; prices still on the rise

North American forest products manufacturers should put on their seat belts, as the latest housing market data indicates no stop [...]

Covid-19 significantly impacts Indian imports of logs

India continues to face Covid-19 issues and is currently a much smaller market for logs than previously.   [...]

New record wood product prices boost shares for Canadian lumber producers

New record high prices for lumber and wood panel products thanks to continuing robust demand from renovation and new home [...]

Softwood lumber prices continue to rise further as North American housing starts break records

Softwood lumber prices just kept climbing last week as Canadian housing starts and home prices for July broke records. US [...]

Downward trend in Russian sawn timber prices persists

The Russian sawn timber market has remained challenging for both traders and distributors in June, with wholesale prices still at [...]

BC forest industry going full-tilt due to record-breaking lumber prices

Finally, some good news for B.C.’s forestry sector. After hundreds of jobs were lost and a number of [...]