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N. American lumber prices fall to their lowest level in 2022

   Lumber prices fell below $800 on Monday to hit their lowest level of 2022.   The 30 [...]

Japan’s lumber industry under pressure due to ban on Russian wood

    The global lumber industry has been through a tumultuous period over the past year or so [...]

Estonia: Log prices set record high in Q1/2022

The war in Ukraine has pushed up timber prices in Estonia to unprecedented heights. All assortments became more expensive and [...]

UK’s lumber imports return to pre-Covid levels

A slow-down in house-building and housing repair in the first quarter of 2022 is being reflected in lumber [...]

Consequences of the war in Ukraine on Poland’s timber industry

Poland's wood industry expects a shortage of wood raw materials mainly caused by the current war in Ukraine.   [...]

N. American softwood lumber market finds supply-demand balance

For the moment it seems the North American construction framing dimension softwood lumber market has found a supply-demand balance [...]

Strong lumber prices boost Canfor Q1 profits 25 percent

Canfor Corp. is reporting a 25 percent increase in net profits in its latest quarter on near record high North [...]

Czech Republic: Wood prices are at the highest level in 20 years

  Wood prices in the Czech Republic are at the highest in two decades due to high demand. Prices [...]