News Release: BC Interior Outlook Report to 2028 Released

Many more BC sawmill closures forecast, and this could extend to pellet, co-gen and pulp mills.   The 2019 FEA/IFS report, BC Interior Regional Fibre Supply Forecast: Outlook to 2028 has been released. The report provides a detailed analysis on the wood supply and log processing of all eight B.C. Interior regions, where the outlook […]

Global Log & Lumber Conference Presentations: Now Available!

The presentations from the Vancouver Global Log & Lumber Conference are now available for purchase. The conference was a two-day international log, lumber, industry and markets conference including a cross-section of 20 North American and international speakers, plus many panelists. This conference remains vital to market planning and strategy setting, to better assess developments in key global […]

China’s demand for logs and lumber grew in 2018

China’s demand for logs and lumber grew in 2018 vs. 2017, but most of the gains were recorded earlier in year before a slowdown and price uncertainty emerged China Bulletin reports that softwood log imports gain 9%, but softwood lumber imports decline by 1%. February 15, 2019 — Vancouver, BC  In preparation for the February […]

China: Global Wood Trade Conference Sept 7-8, 2019

THE 9th CHINA GLOBAL WOOD TRADE CONFERENCE   CHONGQING, CHINA – SEPTEMBER 7-8, 2019 The 9th China Global Wood Trade Conference (GWT China), organized by China Timber & Wood Products Distribution Association (CTWPDA) and co-organized by FEA-WOOD MARKETS, will be held in Chongqing on September 7 &8 2019. This will be the fifth joint conference that both […]