Daily News / Global Trends / Market Analysis / Wood Industry Prices / Forestry / Lumber / Price analysis and info / Sawmilling / Wood construction / Wood Products / Europe / Global
July 19, 2022
Demand weakens in UK softwood market
The solid UK softwood market is uncharacteristically quiet for this time of year, and buyers are reluctant to commit to volumes on the forward market while prices are under pressure. Most merchants attribute weakened demand to a collapse of confidence in the retail and DIY market. Consumers are feeling the effects of run-away inflation in gas, electricity and fuel costs which are combining with a general rise in most living expenses. Interest rates still remain historically low, but there is an upward trend being predicted by the Bank of ...
Register for unlimited access
We work hard to bring you the latest news in the world of international wood industry. The article you are currently reading is available only to registered users.
By registering you gain access to:
- Thousands of quality articles
- In-depth analyses of market trends
- Exclusive market price insights
- And much more!