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Prices of N. American softwood lumber products surpass seemingly impossible highs

There aren't many adjectives left to describe these non-stop increasing lumber prices. Customers who regularly make large-volume [...]

China’s softwood lumber import fells sharply in Q1/2021; inventories low

China imported approximately 4.13 million m3 of softwood lumber during January-March 2021. This means a reduction with 20 [...]

Setra launches planed timber exports to the US

Setra's first delivery of planed timber went from Varberg, Sweden, to Port Canaveral in Florida and will be distributed [...]

Impact of Covid-19 on top Canadian lumber producers

COVID-19 delivered a year like no other in 2020, and the high demand for lumber is continuing into 2021 [...]

China’s softwood log imports remain strong in Q1/2021 despite shipping issues and rising prices

Softwood log market in China remained strong throughout the first quarter of 2021 with exporters paying king’s ransom for [...]

US facing extreme shortage of lumber

For a look at just how extreme America’s shortage of lumber has become, consider this: For the first time [...]

Australian log exports remain suspended with no end in sight to trade dispute

Australia's forestry sector claims there are no signs of any movement by Chinese officials to end the ongoing log [...]

Stora Enso delivers massive performance in its Wood Products division

Stora Enso’s Wood Products division saw record results in the first quarter of 2021. Among other things, the division [...]

Tense market situation due to low availability of wood in Germany

    The domestic demand for wood in Germany has increased overall due to increased exports. Added to [...]

Soaring lumber prices threaten the momentum of the U.S. housing market

Skyrocketing lumber prices threaten to thwart the momentum of the U.S. housing market, which for months has been one [...]