China: Softwood log imports remain strong despite shipping issues and rising prices

China: Softwood log imports remain strong despite shipping issues and rising prices
Softwood log market in China remained strong throughout the first quarter of 2021 with exporters paying king’s ransom for shipping as freight cost skyrocketed.    Since the beginning of the year, insufficient supply and rising prices have brought uncertainty and anxiety among Chinese manufacturers that were faced with high operating costs.    Below is short summary for some of the market forces fueling the current imbalance in the Chinese softwood log market:     Rising ocean freight costs and container shortages have put a burden on log imports. Shippers around the ...

Register for unlimited access

We work hard to bring you the latest news in the world of the international wood industry. The article you are currently reading is available only to registered users.
By registering you gain access to:
  • Thousands of quality articles
  • In-depth analyses of market trends
  • Exclusive market price insights
  • And much more!
(approximately $22.8, Paypal exchange rate)
Checkout Options
Yearly subscription - 249€/12 months
password strength indicator
Additional Info




We Accept PayPal
Billing Address

Keywords