NEWS RELEASE: WOOD MARKETS’ BILLION BOARD FOOT CLUB in 2017

WOOD Markets’ BILLION BOARD FOOT CLUB in 2017 Improved performance as the Big get Bigger, but only small overall increases in output The annual WOOD Markets’ “Billion Board Foot Club” list of top global lumber companies showed further gains in production by 10 of the 13 companies making the list in 2017 (as compared to […]

News Release: Canada & U.S. “Top 20” Lumber Producers’ Annual Ranking: 2017

Canada & U.S. “Top 20” Lumber Producers’ Annual Ranking: 2017  Soaring Prices (but Subdued Production Trends) in 2017 FEA Canada/WOOD MARKETS’ 2017 annual survey of “top 20” Canadian and U.S. lumber producers featured mixed production trends despite a runaway lumber market in the U.S. With few mill acquisitions, almost all of the production gains arose […]

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: WOOD MARKETS/GWT China Conference Sept 16-17 2018

8th CHINA GLOBAL WOOD TRADE CONFERENCE – CHONGQING, CHINA SEPTEMBER 16-17, 2018 The 8th China Global Wood Trade Conference (GWT China), organized by China Timber & Wood Products Distribution Association and co-organized by WOOD MARKETS/FEA, will be held in Chongqing on September 16-17, 2018. This will be the fourth joint-conference that both groups have been […]

News Release: More Record-Level Lumber Prices Expected in 2018 from U.S. Import Duties

More Record-Level Lumber Prices Expected in 2018 from U.S. Import Duties New WOOD MARKETS/FEA Canada Five-Year Forecast calls for further price volatility in North America, while global lumber supply tightens and exports grow In WOOD MARKETS’ new five-year softwood lumber forecast, the continuation of U.S. duties on Canadian lumber exports to the U.S. are expected […]