Register
Daily News / Global Trends / Market Analysis / Wood Industry Prices / Lumber / Price analysis and info / Sawmilling / Statistics / Africa / Asia & Middle East / Australia and Pacific Region / China / Europe / Global / North America / Russia / South America
September 20, 2016

Weak dollar and higher demand drives up global softwood lumber prices

Weak dollar and higher demand drives up global softwood lumber prices

Demand for softwood lumber has gone up in many markets around the world in 2016, resulting in a substantial increase in global lumber trade. With very few exceptions, the major importing countries have imported more lumber during the first six months this year than they did during the same period in 2015. Higher demand and a weaker US dollar resulted in generally higher lumber prices (in US dollar terms) worldwide in the first half of 2016 than in the 1H/15.

Lumber markets – North America

According to estimates by the Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ),

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!

All this for only 248 EURO/year!

(approximately $ 272.51, Paypal exchange rate)

Register now:

Checkout Options
Yearly subscription - 248 EUR/year
password strength indicator
Additional Info




We Accept PayPal
Billing Address

Keywords