Market News Lumber and Panel - Random Lengths Random Lengths Lumber and Panel Market Report. Go to: Lumber Report |Panel Report | Industry News in Through a Knothole. This report contains brief excerpts from our full 12-page newsletter, which includes prices of more than 1,600 lumber and panel items, plus detailed summaries of market activity. Contact Random..
Trump Administration, Despite Rising Lumber Prices, Adds More . Jun 30, 2017 . This was in reaction to a recently-expired trade deal between the U.S. and Canada that had been in effect the prior 10 years. Lumber prices peaked to just over $400 following the late-April tariff announcement, dipped back down for a month, and have been working their way back up in June. The increases..
Lumber Prices: A Look Back at the North American Forest Industry in . Dec 28, 2017 . This post was written by guest blogger Keta Kosman, who is Publisher of Madison's Lumber Reporter based in Vancouver, BC, Canada. For over 60 years, Madison's has been a leading weekly newsletter detailing current US and Canadian softwood lumber and panel prices. The newsletter includes..
Softwood Lumber Prices - Madison's Lumber Reporter The numbers are shaping up to show a very glowing picture indeed, of the next two years likely, for the main customers of US and Canadian solid wood construction framing dimension lumber products. NAHB US HOME BUILDING .. Current Softwood Lumber Prices Compared to Historical Highs. The below table is a..
Soaring lumber prices a problem for home builders, buyers - Jul. 18 . Jul 18, 2017 . But the Trump administration has also proposed a tariff of up to 24% on Canadian lumber. The administration says the Canadian government creates an unfair advantage by subsidizing the lumber industry. The trade group believes such a tariff could drive up the price of an average home by $3,000
Canadian Softwood Lumber Tariff: What it Means for Housing . Apr 27, 2017 . This unjustified tax will raise the cost of housing for millions of American households. Lumber is, by far, the predominant building material used in new home construction, and there are 15,000 board feet of lumber in a typical new home. America must import about one-third of its lumber supply from Canada..
U.S. slaps Canada with tariffs on lumber - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Apr 25, 2017 . The tariffs, of up to 24%, are aimed at Canadian exports of softwood lumber into the United States material that's used in the building industry. The National Association of Home Builders, based in Washington, D.C., said the tariffs could drive up the cost of new homes. NAHB is deeply disappointed in this..
Markets | Wood Business - Canadian Forest Industries 3, 2018 - After the currency-driven global lumber price slump in 2015, market demand and prices both started to improve in 2016. While overall global demand improved modestly in 2017 at only half the rate of 2016 it has been supply disruptions and changing dynamics that created a wild and unpredictable market that..
U.S. duties on softwood lumber brings price surge, profit to Canada . Sep 20, 2017 . Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says "the U.S. market has absorbed the prices.U.S. softwood lumber prices near all-time high as Canadian . Nov 15, 2017 . Softwood lumber prices in the U.S. soared to near-record highs Wednesday, as Canadian producers passed on higher export duties charged by the U.S. government straight on to American consumers. Prices . Softwood lumber disputes specifically are not being addressed in current NAFTA negotiations
Current lumber, pulp and panel prices | Natural Resources Canada Softwood lumber prices. Figure 1: Weekly lumber prices in North America. Weekly lumber prices in North America. Note: Eastern spruce-pine-fir 2x4 #2 and better, Random Lengths composite prices and western spruce-pine-fir 2x4 #2 and better, kiln dried. Sources: 1) Random Lengths, used with publisher's permissionWeekly Prices Forest Products - Province of British Columbia Economic analysis of the British Columbia forest sector, including current state and trends. . The following summary reports cover the weekly, monthly and annual pricing information for key forest products including lumber, panels, wood pellets, pulp, newsprint, and exchange rates from various data sources. Weekly Price..
USA & Canada Lumber and Wood Products Prices - Plywood,OSB . U.S.: Historical & Current Lumber Prices Reports By States -- Update monthly or quarterly. Please click following links to find the timber prices infomation in some states of U.S.
The "America First" approach to US imports of Canadian lumber is . Sep 9, 2017 . And saga isn't huge hyperbole here: the US and Canada have been tussling over timber trading for the better part of four decades. The current trade actions aren't new; US officials passed similar tariffs on Canadian softwood in 1991 and 2001. Even the current investigation was instigated by US lumber..
Trump's timber tariff will have a big impact on lumber futures market . Apr 24, 2017 . Trump administration imposes tariff averaging 20 percent on Canadian softwood-lumber, which is used in home building. Lumber futures may . The average losses from housing shares are small because often times, a jump in lumber prices is because of increasing housing demand. But not this time
Madison's Weekly Key Softwood Lumber Price Graphs: January 29 . Jan 26, 2018 . Eastern Canadian panel traders navigated another strong week of business. Plywood maintained its rather unusual strength for another January-week, while wholesalers finally cleaned out their leftover low- priced OSB and got back to selling at mill-replacement. Manufacturers' order files on ESPF..
Forecast: More Lumber 'Chaos,' Record Prices to Come in 2018 . Dec 21, 2017 . The tariffs and countervailing duties imposed on Canadian softwood lumber amount to a roughly 20% increase in the cost of wood from that nation. Such an . European structural softwood lumber imports are forecast to "ramp up dramatically" from their current minuscule share of the U.S. market. All told..
CanadaUnited States softwood lumber dispute - Wikipedia The heart of the dispute is the claim that the Canadian lumber industry is unfairly subsidized by federal and provincial governments, as most timber in Canada is owned by the provincial governments. The prices charged to harvest the timber (stumpage fee) are set administratively, rather than through the competitive..
Research: Announcement: Moody's: High lumber prices in 2018 to . Nov 28, 2017 . "The continuation of tight lumber markets will allow the estimated $1.2 billion of duties to be collected in 2018 to be passed on to the US consumer via elevated lumber prices," says Ed Sustar, a Moody's Senior Vice President. "This is credit positive for
Canada Wildfires Prompt Lumber Price Surge, Mine Shutdowns . Jul 17, 2017 . Wildfires sweeping across British Columbia, the world's biggest exporter of softwood lumber, sent timber prices surging and forced the closure of two copper mines in the western Canadian province. More than 375 fires have swept across the province, burning forests, displacing an estimated 37,000 people..