“Pine Beetle Attack” Generates Major NA Debate

BC Interior “Mountain Pine Beetle Attack” Report preview generates major North American debate To address some of the misinterpretations of the report’s findings and to provide additional perspectives on one of the world’s greatest environmental catastrophes, the following four topics are further clarified …. read more.

B.C. Interior timber & wood industry nearing its peak output

B.C. Interior timber and wood products industry nearing its peak output B.C. Interior timber and wood products industry nearing its peak output as the full impact of the mountain pine beetle takes hold – production to peak about 2013. New report outlines the devastating impacts in the B.C. Interior from the ongoing MPB epidemic in […]

Earthquakes in Chile Impacting Pine Lumber and Moulding

Earthquakes in Chile Impacting Clearwood Pine Lumber and Moulding Market With the sudden disruption to Chile’s supply line, the run on prices has already started in Chlean supply including softwood plywood, finger-joint and MDF mouldings ……..read more.

U.S. Moulding Market, looking for better results in 2010

“Despite the dramatic number of domestic and offshore plant closures and curtailments in recent years, moulding producers simply could not reduce their capacity fast enough to prevent prices from falling to below break-even for extended periods in 2008/2009…..” read more.