Keyword: lumber

US lumber prices hiked due to BC wildfires

Wildfires in the British Columbia Interior fueled heavy trading in framing lumber markets in the United States.    [...]

US home builders report shortage of lumber

For several years now, the recovery in single-family home building in the US has been hampered by shortages of [...]

Austria: Softwood lumber prices remain stable

Austrian softwood lumber prices have remained largely stable in June. They vary in part from the values of May. Only [...]

NAHB condemns US duties on Canadian lumber

The National Association of Home Builders condemns lumber duties of 7 percent being imposed on softwood imports from Canada.  [...]

Klausner second US sawmill expected to start production this month

Klausner Trading USA's new mill in Enfield, N.C., is expected to begin producing Southern Pine lumber some time [...]

Belarus: Logs export ban pushes up softwood lumber shipments to the EU countries

The softwood lumber exports from Belarus to the European Union countries have increased during the first quarter of 2017, by [...]

Chile and Brazil, potential lumber import markets for the US

The Trump administration is expected to bring the total tax duties on Canadian lumber imports to 30% later this month [...]

Lumber prices in the US edged down last week

Framing lumber demand has picked up in most species in the US last week, while the  the Random Lengths Framing [...]

Reduced Canadian lumber exports to the US cause favorable lumber prices, says Weyehaueser’s CEO

The improving housing market, together with a reduction of lumber coming in from Canada, might drive up lumber prices in [...]

Canadian lumber being used in massive Chinese eco-district project

About 100 townhomes will be built in Tianjin, China’s Sino-Canadian Low-Carbon Eco-District using Canadian lumber. Energy [...]