Keyword: lumber

France: Softwood and hardwood lumber prices for the 1Q/2017

    FRENCH LUMBER PRICES  for the period  April 1-5 2017   [...]

Stable softwood lumber prices in Austria

In May, the prices of softwood lumber in Austria are largely stable as compared to April. The prices either are [...]

Canada launches CAD$867M package to protect softwood lumber industry from impact of US duties

This week Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the François [...]

Rayonier acquires Tembec

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. and Tembec Inc. announced on the 25th of May a definitive agreement under which Rayonier Advanced [...]

Global trade in softwood lumber driven up by Chinese huge demand

Global softwood lumber trade increased 12 percent year-over-year to reach a new record high of 121 million m3 [...]

Top North American softwood lumber producers

Top 40 Canadian and US softwood lumber producers held a steady production growth in 2016, due to the cooperation of [...]

US duties lead Canada to drive wood exports to China

A further rise in the US tariffs on Canadian softwood might lead to a lumber exports increase to China and [...]

Canada and the US have slight chances to resolve lumber dispute by mid-August

By the time talks of renewing NAFTA start in mid-August, there are small chances for Canada and the US [...]

US lumber prices lowered, while buyers revived sales

Buyers of framing lumber in the US recovered their businesses after weeks on the sidelines. Producers of various species seeking [...]

Biggest shareholder in Canfor acquires large stake in West Fraser Timber

Jim Pattison, a billionaire from British Columbia, has recently acquired a 10.1% stake in West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd [...]