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Tolko to reduce stud lumber capacity by 20%

Tolko announced that it is implementing a flexible operating footprint at its Soda Creek and Armstrong stud lumber mills. This [...]

Weak market for Finnish pine in China

The recent performance of the Finnish pine market is unremarkable and the market is weak.    Some [...]

US lumber prices on the recovery road this autumn

Compared to historical trends, this week’s WSPF KD 2×4 #2&Btr price is up +$11 relative to [...]

Ghana: Latest prices for exported wood products

Prices for Ghana's exported wood products are the following between 16-31 August 2019:    Boule [...]

China: Sharp drop in import prices of softwood logs

China’s log imports in the first half of 2019 totalled 29.56 million cubic metres valued at US$5 [...]

Russia’s RFP Group plans to double lumber production capacity

Over the next four years, one of the leaders in the forest industry in the Far East, the RFP Group [...]

Georgia-Pacific to invest $70 million for upgrades at its plywood and lumber mill in Arkansas

Georgia-Pacific is investing $70 million for upgrades to its plywood and lumber operations in Gurdon, Arkansas.     [...]

British Columbia’s forestry industry crisis is worsening

British Columbia's forestry industry is going through a deeper crisis, led mostly by high log prices and low timber [...]

China: Prices of main wood commodities in September 2019

This index contains the most update prices of logs and lumbers from the two major timber distribution markets in China [...]