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  • Sawmilling
  • June 06, 2018 10:01

Substantial increases in wood costs for pulpmills in Western US and Canada

. In Eastern Canada, growing lumber production has created ample supplies of residual chips while demand for wood fiber has stagnated. This imbalance, building over the past 18 months, finally resulted in significant price declines when the annual price ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 09, 2017 03:17

Canada: Lumber production up 5.6% in May

Lumber production in Canada rose 5.6% from April to 6 100.0 thousand cubic metres of lumber in May. Production was 5.8% higher than May 2016 ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 28, 2022 02:26

Canadian housing starts drop 11% in October

Canada’s total housing starts declined 267,055 units in October, down 11% from a September high of 298,811 units, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • May 22, 2018 11:33

Austria, Canada, UK and Uruguay achieve PEFC re-endorsement

. For both Austria and the UK, this is the fourth time these systems have achieved PEFC endorsement; it is the third time for Canada and the second for Uruguay. To achieve endorsement, a national system goes through a rigorous assessment to con ... [more...]

  • Special Reports
  • May 09, 2018 11:30

Montreal Wood Convention 2018: Canada seeking market opportunities in China

. Particularly, one of the talks referred to Canada’s opportunities on the Chinese wood products market. At the moment, nearly ¼ of the world’s sawnwood is consumed in China and nearly ½ of all the wood-based panels are also consumed in the country ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • March 21, 2018 07:03

Canada asked WTO to judge its dispute with the United States over lumber exports

Canada asked the World Trade Organization (WTO) to set up an adjudication panel to judge its dispute with the United States over Canadian lumber exports ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • December 06, 2017 03:12

Canada initiates WTO dispute proceedings on US softwood lumber duties

Canada has requested WTO consultations with the United States regarding US anti-dumping and countervailing duties imposed on imports of softwood lumber from Canada ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • December 05, 2017 11:06

Canada: Eacom Timber Corporation believes in future trade with the US

. “A little over half is going to the US, the rest is in Canada.” To ship lumber to Asia from the mills in Ontario and Quebec wouldn't be at all profitable for the company, which has 7 sawmills, including ones in Timmins and Gogama ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • January 11, 2018 09:09

US International Trade Commission upholds duties against China and Canada

. The US International Trade Commission also voted for the antidumping and countervailing duties on sawn softwood from Canada. Despite the duties, Canadian sawmills have not cut production because of record-high prices and strong demand in the US market, ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • December 09, 2016 01:03

Rising lumber production in Canada

.Sawmills in Canada shipped 6036.8 thousand cubic metres of lumber in September, up 5.4% from August. Shipments were 7.6% higher than in September 2015. ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • May 23, 2016 08:23

Pulpmills in Eastern Canada more competitive

Pulpmills in Eastern Canada have become more competitive following sharply declining wood costs the past four years. In fact, wood costs reached their lowest levels in 15 years in the 1Q/16, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review ... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • January 20, 2023 01:01

Mercer International announces downtime at its Celgar Mill in BC

Mercer International Inc. reports that, due to a lack of appropriate fiber availability, its Celgar mill in British Columbia, Canada, is planning to take approximately three weeks of downtime ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • October 04, 2017 03:02

Canada: Lumber production down 9.1% in July

Lumber production in Canada declined 9.1% from June to July, with sawmills producing 5 200.9 thousand cubic metres of lumber ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 14, 2017 10:30

US-Canada softwood lumber dispute expected to continue

Despite speculation that a deal over the softwood lumber shipments from Canada to the US is to be reached soon, the longstanding dispute might drag on ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • June 27, 2017 01:36

US adds higher duties on lumber imports from Canada

The US Department of Commerce has added 6.87% in preliminary average anti-dumping tariffs for Canadian softwood lumber imports. Now, the softwood lumber industry in Canada faces average duties of about 27 ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • October 20, 2016 09:19

US may impose duties on sawn softwood from Canada

The Softwood Lumber Agreement between Canada and the US expired in October 2015 and the one-year period of tariff-free trade passed without a new agreement ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • September 02, 2016 11:11

US and Canada still far from reaching a new softwood lumber agreement

Despite many talks regarding the renewal of the softwood lumber agreement between the US and Canada, the two sides aren’t close enough on numerous key issues ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 13, 2016 12:35

Canada Wood looks for opportunities in the Chinese construction sector

In November, Canada Wood China presented its approach to developing alternative markets for lumber to its first group of VIP guests, Canadian Senators Terry M ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 10, 2017 04:57

Canada: Lumber production down 7.1% in April

. Canada's sawmills shipped 5 886.6 thousand cubic metres of lumber in April 2017, up 0.8% from March and 4.1% higher than in April 2016 ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • January 18, 2016 02:23

Canada: Housing starts trend downwards

The trend measure of housing starts in Canada was 203,502 units in December compared to 208,204 in November, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • May 08, 2017 10:32

Canada: Lumber production down 6.6% in February

Lumber production in Canada fell 6.6% in February from January, with sawmills producing 5,429.2 thousand cubic metres of lumber. Production was 3.5% lower than in February 2016 ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 11, 2017 11:26

ITC finds U.S. industry injured by imports of softwood lumber from Canada

The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) on December 7 determined that a U.S. industry is materially injured by reason of imports of softwood lumber from Canada that the U.S ... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • July 17, 2017 06:54

Canada's governments supports clean technology in Quebec’s forest sector

Canada’s forests are among the most sustainably managed in the world, and our forest sector is leading the way in innovation and environmental responsibility through new clean technologies, reports Natural Resources Canada ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • March 09, 2016 10:38

Canada: Steady trend in housing starts

The trend measure of housing starts in Canada was 198,880 units in February compared to 199,107 in January, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • June 06, 2017 11:04

Canada to launch aid package for companies affected by the US lumber tariffs

Last week Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, announced CAD$867 million in measures to support forest industry ... [more...]