Keyword: North America

North American softwood lumber prices drop sharply, but remain high

    “What goes up must come down,” as the saying goes. Particularly when talking about markets. After [...]

N. American lumber prices see continuous drop

     Recently, producer and wholesaler dimension softwood lumber prices across North America dropped, as expected for this [...]

North American softwood lumber prices flat or decreasing in October

For U.S. home building activity and thus softwood lumber demand, “Labour Day is the beginning of the end and [...]

North American lumber, panel prices expected to remain high for several years

    Forest product market analysts expect prices for lumber and building panels in North America will remain [...]

North American softwood lumber prices stay flat

While most construction framing dimension softwood lumber prices stayed flat last week, Plywood and Oriented Strand Board did increase. The [...]

Perfect storm has led to lumber, panel prices skyrocketing in North America

    John Gunkelman is the owner of Fargo’s Dakota Construction and is the immediate past president [...]

N. American sawmills can’t meet current house construction demand

North American forest products manufacturers should put on their seat belts, as the latest housing market data indicates no stop [...]

Forest industry events canceled or postponed in North America; latest updates

As countries, provinces and states across the United States and Canada announced strict measures to contain the spread of coronavirus [...]

N. American softwood lumber prices downfall stabilizes

    The recent changes, disruption if you will, to the supply-demand balance of North American construction [...]

North American softwood lumber prices fall sharply despite steady demand

North American softwood lumber sawmills sold wood at a wide range of prices last week, as some refused to go [...]