Keyword: North America

North America: Why now might be the best time to buy lumber?

After more than doubling in price last year, lumber futures have dropped to their lowest level of 2021, on track [...]

North American lumber prices dropped for an 8th straight week-down more than 50% from highs

   Lumber prices on Friday marked eight consecutive weeks of losses.   Prices for the key building material [...]

Has the ‘market tipped’ in US? Lumber prices finally fall

The futures price for lumber peaked in early May. But the "cash" price (the price sawmills charge distributors and wholesalers [...]

N. American sawmill production capacity at highest levels since Great Recession

North American softwood sawmill capacity increased by 1.4 billion board feet in the last year, according to Forisk. Most [...]

North American lumber price hike eases

North American umber prices fell for the fifth consecutive day on Friday, May 14.    After soaring [...]

North American lumber increase even further as sales volumes remain high

A severe lack of supply along with unrelenting demand sent North American softwood lumber prices up once again for the [...]