Canada

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  • Forestry
  • July 21, 2021 06:08

Canfor announces production curtailment in Canada

The Canfor Corporation has announced the curtailment of approximately 115 million board feet of production capacity at its Canadian sawmills during the third quarter of 2021 due to the significant supply chain challenges and transportation backlog in Western Canada ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 06, 2021 11:50

Rising Vietnamese wood product exports to Canada

According to data from the General Department of Customs, Vietnam's W&WP exports to Canada in May 2021 reached US$20.8 million, up 138% compared to May 2020 ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • May 10, 2021 11:38

Canada's lumber production down in February

Canada's lumber production decreased 2.9% from January to 4 659.9 thousand cubic metres in February. Production was 1% lower than in February 2020, as Statistics Canada ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • May 11, 2021 08:48

US and Canada see surge in housing starts

. Canadian housing starts jumped to the highest level in more than four decades as developers seek to take advantage of a hot real estate market. Builders started work on an annualized 335,200 units last month, a jump of 22% from February”s already elevated levels, according to Canada ... [more...]

  • Special Reports
  • May 25, 2021 01:06

US to increase tariffs on softwood lumber imports from Canada

The U.S. Commerce Department is taking steps to increase preliminary tariffs on softwood lumber imports from Canada.If finalized, the higher import tariffs would raise producer costs and cut into their profits but are unlikely to impact the pric ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • April 22, 2021 09:34

Canada housing starts up 21.6% in March to new record

. Much of the gain was on multiple urban starts, which jumped 33.8% to 222,358 units. Single-detached urban starts rose 3.6% to 78,615 units. Canada's average home selling price soared an eye-watering 31 ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • January 19, 2021 08:21

Canada housing starts fall in December

The annual pace of housing starts in December fell compared with November, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. The monthly seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts for all areas in Canada ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • February 18, 2021 09:30

China: MOU signed by CNFA and Canada Wood Group

The China National Furniture Association and the Canada Wood Group successfully held an online signing of a MOU covering a wide range of activities ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • February 16, 2021 10:25

Canada housing starts climbed 23.1% in January

.1%, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. said Monday. Market expectations were not immediately available. The trend measure for January, or a six-month moving average of the monthly seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts, was 244,963 units, an i ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 08, 2021 10:19

Canada's lumber production increased by 12% yoy in December 2020

Canada's lumber production decreased 7.9% from November 2020 to 4 446.8 thousand cubic metres in December 2020. Production was 12% higher than in December 2019, as Statistics Canada ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • October 06, 2020 12:40

Lumber production on the rise in Canada

Canada's lumber production decreased 7.4% from June to 4 491.1 thousand cubic metres in July 2020. Production was 1.5% higher than in July 2019, as Statistics Canada reported ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 16, 2020 10:19

Canada: Housing starts jump in November

Canadian housing starts rose 14.4% in November compared with the previous month, beating analyst expectations, on a surge in multiple urban unit starts, data from the national housing agency showed on Tuesday. The seasonally adjusted annualized rate of housing starts rose to 246,033 u ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 31, 2020 12:49

WTO backs Canada in softwood lumber dispute

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has ruled in favour of Canada in its challenge of the United States Department of Commerce’s 2017 subsidy determination against Canadian softwood lumber products ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 18, 2020 09:24

Canada: Annual pace of housing starts climbed higher in October

The annual pace of housing starts increased three per cent in October compared with September, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. said on Tuesday, although the increase was less than some economists predicted ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 12, 2020 09:27

Canada: Trend in housing starts was largely unchanged in September

. CMHC expects national starts to trend lower by the end of 2020 as a result of the negative impact of COVID-19 on economic and housing indicators. Standalone Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate (SAAR): The standalone monthly SAAR of housing starts for all areas in Canada ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 06, 2020 12:40

Canada: CMHC forecasts lower housing starts

A report from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation forecasts lower housing starts, sales and prices for the country’s major markets – and a slower rebound in Vancouver than in some other cities, reported CTV News ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 23, 2020 02:22

Russia overtakes Canada as leader in FSC-certified forests

. This means that Russia has overtaken the long-standing leader - Canada. Russia was able to get the first place in the area of ​​FSC-certified forests over the past year, increasing from February 2019 to February 2020 by almost 20%, i.e ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • December 11, 2019 10:24

Canada housing starts rise slightly in November

The trend in Canadian housing starts was 219,047 units in November 2019, compared to 218,253 units in October 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC ... [more...]

  • Machinery News
  • September 11, 2019 02:39

Brandt acquires Nortrax Canada operations

The Brandt Group of Companies have reached an agreement to acquire the businesses of Nortrax Canada Inc. and Nortrax Quebec Inc ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • April 16, 2020 09:00

Carrier Group to temporarily suspend operations in Canada

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Carrier Group of Companies have made decision to temporarily suspend operations at its Tabor Planer in Prince George, and the entire operation in Big River, Saskatchewan. Tabor Sawmill will continue operations, as will Carrier Manufacturing and t ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • February 05, 2020 11:19

Canada's lumber production down by 11.2% in November 2019

Сanada's lumber production decreased 9.4% from October to 4 716.9 thousand cubic metres in November 2019. Production was 11.2% lower than in November 2018, as Statistics Canada reported ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 02, 2020 02:40

Maibec to acquire LP’s East River facility in Canada

Maibec announced a joint agreement with LP to acquire East River facility located in Nova Scotia, Canada as well as the assets and brand rights for CanExel®, the fiber-based siding product manufactured there ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • January 10, 2020 10:10

Annual pace of housing starts in Canada slowed in December

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing starts slowed in December, mostly because of a decline in multiple-unit projects in urban areas ... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • November 27, 2019 09:03

Pinnacle and Tolko to build a wood pellet plant in Canada

Pinnacle Renewable Holdings entered into a limited partnership agreement with Tolko Industries Ltd. to build a new industrial wood pellet production facility in High Level, Alberta, Canada ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 19, 2020 01:20

Canada: Trudeau unveils massive aid for business and employees amid coronavirus uncertainty

. He enumerated more than CAD$82 billion in spending and credits — an amount that is equal to three percent of Canada’s GDP. “You will get the support you need during this time,” he said ... [more...]