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B.C. Interior Annual Allowable Timber Harvest to Fall

B.C. Interior Annual Allowable Timber Harvest to Fall from 60 million m3 to 40 million m3 and will support a smaller forest products industry. While more capacity rationalization is inevitable, timber and growth opportunities may be viable in other regions of B.C. New and updated report outlines the ongoing timber and sawmill impacts in the […]

U.S. Moulding Consumption to Rebound in 2012

U.S. Moulding Consumption to Rebound in 2012 as part of a forecasted five-year bull run in prices and demand. The moulding market finally bottoms out in 2011, after four consecutive years of declining consumption. Some of the implications related to the rebound in moulding demand that is forecast in the 7th edition of the acclaimed […]

‘Billion Board Foot Club’ Shows Increases

‘Billion Board Foot Club’ shows modest increases in global softwood lumber production as markets remain mixed. West Fraser, Weyerhaeuser and Canfor remain the top 3 global lumber companies with respectable gains over 2010. The latest WOOD MARKETS annual survey of the “Billion Board Foot Club” that features the largest global lumber producers shows that West […]