Keyword: trade

Australia and China wood products trade up by 17%

During the first six months of 2017, the wood products trade value between Australia and China increased by 17%, to [...]

The softwood market in the UK shows signs of slowing down this summer

    The softwood market in the UK decreased as the trade during July was tempered by the [...]

China’s forestry trade hits 70.97 billion US$ in the first half of the year

China's forestry trade volume reached 70.97 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of this year, up [...]

EU tropical sawn trade increasingly done through Belgium

On the demand side, the most notable trend in EU tropical sawn hardwood imports during 2016 was increasing concentration of [...]

New record high for globally traded wood chips in 2016

Over the past 15 years, global trade of wood chips has gone up almost 75%, mainly because of major expansion [...]

How will the Trump administration handle the lumber dispute?

The new trade agenda of the Trump administration will cause great concern for British Columbia, as the province is supported [...]

US lumber prices might increase if a softwood lumber agreement is not reached

Wednesday, 12th of October, left Canada and the United States without a replacement for the expired Softwood Lumber Agreement.  [...]

Canada and the US continue negotiations, though standstill period expired

Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative, and Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s Minister of International Trade, issued on the 12th of [...]
October 13, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Global / North America

Brazil: Wood product trade surplus grows in first half of 2016

Wood product trade surplus grows in first half of 2016 Brazil’s wood product trade surplus totalled US$3.3 [...]

Canada’s trade minister blames US protectionism for lumber dispute

A growing protectionist feeling in the US might cause an escalation of the trade dispute between Canada and the US [...]
September 6, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Global / North America