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2022 North American lumber markets outlook

It’s been a wild ride for wood products, particularly lumber, over the past two years. From a recession in [...]

Poland: Record prices of logs in hit sawmills

Industry organizations and entrepreneurs in Poland are sounding the alarm over log prices, which are currently the most expensive in [...]

Germany: Timber prices expected to rise as beetle infestation decreases

After the price level had fallen due to the bark beetle infestation, an increase is now expected as the beetle [...]

Softwood timber surplus in the US South expected to fall, prices likely to increase

The large softwood timber surplus in the US South is likely to diminish over the next decade, resulting in regional [...]

N. American lumber prices are soaring to levels not seen in seven months

North American lumber prices are soaring to levels not seen in seven months as the lingering effects of flooding in [...]

Austria: Spruce log prices stable in December 2021

The Austrian sawmill industry was adequately stocked with softwood logs in DecemberAn upturn in demand, which is unusually low for [...]

Increased export duties for Russian lumber are now in effect

The higher duty rate for exports of certain kinds of lumber previously announced by the Russian government went into effect [...]

Chinese demand for New Zealand logs uncertain; prices stable in December

The At Wharf Gate (AWG) prices for New Zwealand exported logs remained unchanged in December, although there were reported some [...]

UK now faces softwood overstocking and falling prices

    As imports continued to pile into the UK through September and October, the on-the-ground [...]