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British Columbia softwood lumber exports to US crash in March

Softwood lumber exports from British Columbia to the United States plunged 20 per cent in March from a year ago [...]

Canadian lumber giants making good profits despite US duties

Main lumber producers in British Columbia keep on booking major profits on near record lumber prices a year after the [...]

Softwood lumber consumption in the US forecast to reach record-highs by 2030

US consumption of softwood lumber is likely to reach record-highs by 2030, resulting in export opportunities for sawmills in [...]

Georgia-Pacific to build $135 million softwood lumber production plant in Georgia

Georgia‐Pacific announced on the 20th of February that the company will build a new softwood lumber production facility in [...]

Canadian softwood lumber demand is forecast to remain high in the US

The ascending US housing starts and the tight softwood lumber supply from the Canadian lumber producers is expected to maintain [...]

USDA decided the dates for referendum on softwood lumber research and promotion program

The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced on the 15th of February that it will [...]

Lack of deal with Canada makes the US to turn its eyes to European softwood lumber

The US has imported 67% more softwood lumber from the European Union countries in 2017, as compared to 2016, as [...]

Outgoing Resolute Forest Products CEO pleads for Canada to resist in the softwood lumber trade battle

Resolute Forest Products Inc. CEO urges the Canadian government not to give up in the lengthy battle with the United [...]

US prices for Canadian softwood lumber imports jump to record highs

The prices for softwood lumber imports from Canada to the US have skyrocketed 30% since Hurricane Harvey hit last summer [...]

Canada starts case at WTO, unless offered a trade deal; US threatens to seize Canadian goods with Chinese softwood imports

Canada has filed a wide-ranging complaint to the World Trade Organization, explaining how the US applies the punitive tarrifs [...]