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 […]

News Release: Strong Global Earnings at Softwood Sawmills in 2017

Improving markets around the world generate strong global earnings at softwood sawmills in 2017 2017 Global Timber / Sawmill / Lumber Cost Benchmarking Report on delivered softwood log and sawmilling costs in 32 countries and regions shows the U.S. South is again the big earnings winner. WOOD MARKETS’ (FEA-Canada) 8th biennial global benchmarking survey has […]