European/German Sawmilling Technology is now operating in the U.S. South

European/German Sawmilling Technology is now operating in the U.S. South Can it revolutionize the U.S. Industry and impact markets? With one mill now operating in Florida using 100% imported European log merchandising, sawmilling, drying and planing equipment, what does this mean to the U.S. industry and markets? Could a new sawmill processing technology change the […]

Five-Year Forecast Calls For More Volatility

Rising Lumber Demand Coupled with Tighter Log Supplies in North America Should Allow for Record-Level U.S. Prices in 2017 New WOOD MARKETS five-year forecast calls for more volatility as North American and global lumber markets continue to recover and grow In WOOD MARKETS’ new five-year forecast, the good news is that North American and global […]

China Wood Products: Myths, Hype and/or Facts? What is Next?

Is China’s market crashing, correcting, or growing?  Or is it all of these? A sample of just some of many headlines on China that have been released since mid-July is summarized below. The themes and outlooks vary substantially, but one way to find out the real answers are to hear and see them for yourself […]

China Conference & Optional Tours

Find out first-hand what all the buzz is about! WOOD MARKETS is co-hosting the China Timber & Wood Products Trade Conference & 1-day tour – Sept 16-17, 2013 in Guangzhou, focussing on the many supply sources of logs and lumber. Also WOOD MARKETS will be hosting an optional pre-conference 4-day Southern China Industry & Plantation […]