North American Softwood Lumber Production Up 0.6 Percent

North American softwood lumber production was up 0.6 percent in the third quarter of 2017 over 2016. The increase leveled off after increases of 1.8 percent in the first quarter and 1.7 percent in the second. Canada production declined 3.4 percent, says the Western...

U.S. Lumber And Log Prices Log 12-Year High In July

Lumber and log prices are both at 12-year July highs. Log prices are unprecedented for summer and may continue to climb as fire season kicks in. Other statistics remain strong or recovering. All good news for forestry and wood products. Recent trends of lumber, logs,...