Wood construction

Wood prices are slowly stabilizing in the Netherlands

The sharply rising raw material prices in the Dutch construction sector are not over yet, but there are bright spots [...]

Segezha to build new glulam plant in Karelia, Russia

Segezha Group is planning the construction of a glued laminated timber plant in Segezha, Republic of Karelia, Russia.   [...]

After multi-week rises, most North American softwood lumber prices flatten

Following the absolute plummet this summer after unsustainable highs in spring, lumber prices have been recovering during September and October [...]

U.S. lumber trade dispute with Canada adds to wild price swings

As if things weren’t volatile enough in the lumber market, a Canada-U.S. trade tussle will make things [...]

US: Limited supply sends softwood lumber prices higher

Once again for a very unusual time of year, softwood lumber prices firmed up yet more in late October. Sales [...]

High lumber prices making a comeback

High lumber prices in North America are back, even as the industry steps into what is normally a seasonal lull [...]

BC forestry giants post healthy Q3 profits

Two of B.C.’s largest forest companies report they still had healthy earnings in the third quarter, despite lumber [...]

France: Wood industry gets pivotal role in plans to achieve climate objectives

As part of the France 2030 plan and to enable France to achieve its climate objectives, the wood industry will [...]

Canada: Supply chain issues open door for mass timber projects

Current supply chain difficulties that extend lead times on commodities such as steel I-joists and pre-engineered building are [...]