Canfor to cut production at BC sawmills by 20%

Canfor Corporation announced that it will implement reduced operating schedules at its BC sawmills, with the exception of WynnWood, starting [...]

Wood prices are rising, but Europe has enough stocks

Wood prices have risen worldwide in the past year. But is there enough wood in stock? Yes, say researchers from [...]

Russia: Who will win or lose from the roundwood export ban?

In Russia, from January 1, 2022, a complete ban will be introduced on the export of unprocessed or roughly processed [...]

The price of logs in Estonia expected to rise further this autumn

    High demand for wood has led to a sharp increase in prices in Estonia, and compared [...]

New Zealand enters into lockdown; will it impact log exports to China?

New Zealand Prime Minister Ardern announced that in order to prevent the spread of the Delta variant virus, New Zealand [...]

Canadian Conifex suspends production due to “unprecedented collapse in lumber prices”

Conifex Timber Inc. said it will temporarily slow production at its sawmill in Mackenzie, British Columbia, due to an “unprecedented [...]

Rising Czech softwood log prices

In the second quarter of 2021, the Czech softwood log prices continued their increase that started in the fourth quarter [...]

US lumber price falls below $400

On Friday, the price of framing lumber fell to $399 per thousand board feet, according to Random Lengths. That marks [...]

Soaring lumber prices in US give European sawmills a big boost in H1/2021

Facing unprecedented lumber prices at home, US importers have massively purchased lumber from Europe in the first half of 2021 [...]

Canadian lumber giants to lose huge profit gains as demand recedes

North American lumber producers are expected to see a dip in current-quarter profit after lumber demand for do-it [...]