Keyword: softwood lumber

North American softwood lumber continue to increase after record highs

The latest data on U.S. home sales and house prices, released last week, underscored why softwood lumber prices keep [...]

Ongoing recovery of the European softwood lumber market

Until recently, the total annual consumption of softwood lumber in Europe has been steadily increasing and in 2019 reached the [...]

North American softwood lumber prices surpass historical level

Last week, North America construction framing dimension softwood lumber prices surpassed a threshold that industry veterans never imagined, in their [...]

Demand for softwood lumber remains high in North America

The dual Canada/U.S. long weekend in mid-February did nothing to slow demand for lumber, with prices rising [...]

US Department of Commerce set to reinstate higher Canadian softwood lumber duties

The Commerce Department intends to reinstate higher anti-subsidy duties on certain imports of Canadian softwood lumber, after concluding it [...]

North America: Strong demand sends softwood lumber prices higher

At a time of year when home builders and retailers — the end users for lumber products — are usually making their [...]

European softwood lumber exports to China rise 12% in 2020 despite coronavirus pandemic

Despite the coronavirus pandemic which first hit China and then spread all over the world, European softwood lumber exports to [...]

Forecast: US softwood lumber market evolution in 2021-2022

According to the Random Lengths Framing Lumber Composite Index, the price of softwood lumber in the United States has soared [...]

North American softwood lumber prices correct downward significantly

After popping up by a sizeable degree in the first full work week of 2021, last week benchmark softwood lumber [...]

Most North American softwood lumber stay flat

As mid-January 2021 came upon us, it seemed like supply and demand for softwood lumber and panel products reached [...]