Doosan Opens Second North America Center

Doosan Infracore North America, LLC, a leading manufacturer of construction equipment, opened its second North American parts distribution center near Seattle, Wash. In late 2018, Doosan opened a new 100,000 square-foot parts distribution center in the Atlanta area. A...

China Log Imports Set Record

China had another record year of softwood log imports in 2018, as more than 16.96 billion BF (40 million m3) of logs landed at Chinese ports, according to a report from Wood Resource Quarterly (WRQ). This was the third consecutive year of year-over-year increases,...

Trying (Unsuccessfully) To Put A Wrap On 2018

Article by Rich Donnell Editor-in-Chief 2018 has to go down as one of the more remarkable years in North America sawmill history. In fact, history was made with a record framing lumber composite price pushing toward $570 in early summer, followed by a record pricing...