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Canada & US Sawmill Production and Capacity: May 2016

Canada & US Sawmill Production and Capacity: May 2016

US softwood lumber production for January to May 2016 was 13,369 million board feet, up 1.8 per cent from 13,127 mmfbm one year ago, according to the latest edition of the Western Wood Products Association’s Lumber Track, released Monday. http://www.wwpa.org In Canada production rose 9.2 per cent, to 11,874 mmfbm from 10,878 mmfbm in the first five months of 2015. North America Sawmill Capacity Utilization US saw- mill capacity utilization rates for the first five months of 2016 were up…

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Canada Sawmill Production: May 2016

Canada Sawmill Production: May 2016

Lumber production in May by sawmills in Canada decreased 2 per cent from April to 5,763.4 thousand cubic metres, said Statistics Canada Tuesday. Compared with May 2015, lumber production rose 8.2 per cent. Sawmills shipped 5,787.6 thousand cubic metres of lumber in May, up 2.4 per cent from April. Shipments rose 6 per cent compared with May 2015.

Madison’s Canadian Lumber Directory Listings

Madison’s Canadian Lumber Directory Listings

No Other Directory Contains So Much Valuable Information! Let Madison’s help you find all the lumber you need! Madison’s 2013 Online Lumber Directory is far more than just a list of names and addresses. It is the most expertly researched and thoroughly cross-referenced directory available on the Canadian forest industry. Madison’s shows you who produces what, then puts you in touch with sales managers and key contacts in the Canadian forest products industry. It will prove its value to you…

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Madison’s Canadian Lumber Directory Listings

Madison’s Canadian Lumber Directory Listings

No Other Directory Contains So Much Valuable Information! Let Madison’s help you find all the lumber you need! Madison’s 2013 Online Lumber Directory is far more than just a list of names and addresses. It is the most expertly researched and thoroughly cross-referenced directory available on the Canadian forest industry. Madison’s shows you who produces what, then puts you in touch with sales managers and key contacts in the Canadian forest products industry. It will prove its value to you…

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Lumber Production, Sawmill Capacity: WWPA

Lumber Production, Sawmill Capacity: WWPA

The Western Wood Products Association, out of Portland, OR, this week released it’s latest monthly Lumber Track, highlighting Canadian and US lumber production and sawmill capacity. This latest issue also contains nal revisions for the WWPA’s 2015 Annual Mill Operating Survey results. Western Wood Productions Association Lumber Track: April 2016  Softwood lumber production by US sawmills reached 10.718 billion board feet (bbf) in the first four months of 2016, a gain of 0.9 per cent from 10.625 bbf in the…

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Canada Sawmill Production: April 2016

Canada Sawmill Production: April 2016

Canadian softwood lumber production was 5.4 per cent higher in April than in the same month of 2015, said Statistics Canada Wednesday. Production volume was up in many of the other big lumber-producing provinces, including Quebec. Production of softwood lumber at BC sawmills was 2.1 per cent higher. Canada Sawmill Production, April 2016 Canadian softwood production was 5.4 per cent higher in April compared to 2016, said StatsCan Wednesday. Production of softwood lumber at BC sawmills was 2.1 higher in…

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US and Canadian Softwood Lumber Production & Sawmill Capacity Utilization: March 2016

US and Canadian Softwood Lumber Production & Sawmill Capacity Utilization: March 2016

US Softwood Lumber Production is up +1.7% for the first three months of 2016, at 8,049 million board feet, compared to 7,912 million board feet for the same time period last year, according to the latest issue of the Western Wood Products Association‘s monthly Lumber Track, released Wednesday http://www.wwpa.org Canada Softwood Lumber Production is up +10.7% for Jan – March 2016, at 7,068 million board feet, compared to 6,385 million board feet for the same time period last year. US and Canadian…

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Canada Sawmill Exports (excl: Shake&Shingle) : Values 2012- APR 2016

Canada Sawmill Exports (excl: Shake&Shingle) : Values 2012- APR 2016

Canada Sawmill Exports (excl: Shake & Shingle) : Values 2012- APR 2016 Canadian lumber exports increased in April from a downwardly revised March reading, according to Statistics Canada Monday. April Canadian exports totalled 1.76 billion board feet, up from 1.73 BBF in March (originally 1.77 BBF) and 1.51 BBF in April 2015. Lumber shipments to the US in April totalled 1.38 billion board feet, up from 1.32 BBF in March and 1.05 BBF in April 2015. Exports to China were…

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Madison’s Lumber Reporter KEY PRICES Week of 05/20/16

Madison’s Lumber Reporter KEY PRICES Week of 05/20/16

North American W-SPF 2×4 dimension softwood #lumber prices rise further this week, by +$8, on tight and fast-moving inventory; sawmill production high with order files one month out. E-SPF also up, +$5 only. Southern Pine moderates downward, –$5 only. US single-family housing starts April 2016 up +3.3% #building W-SPF 2×4 studs #lumber prices up also +$5 only. Oriented Strand Board central zone exactly flat +C$0 over last week. Canadian Softwood Plywood grinds up +C$5 as customers enter digestion phase, and…

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Canada Lumber Manufacturing Sales, US Building Material Retail Sales: Mar ’16

Canada Lumber Manufacturing Sales, US Building Material Retail Sales: Mar ’16

Provincial Manufacturing Sales at Canadian Sawmills: Values 2012 to MAR 2016 BC C$1,271 million C$1,355 million 6.20% QUEBEC C$697 million C$693 million -0.60% ALBERTA C$394 million C$421 million 6.40% Total TOP 3 C$2,362 million C$2,470 million 4.40% 2015 to MAR 2016 to MAR US Building Material & Supplies Retail Trade:VALS ’12 to MAR ’16 US$59,573 US$65,933 9.60% million million 2015 to MAR 2016 to MAR