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Moody’s: Wood Product Growth Supports 2018 Stable Outlook

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The likelihood of strong profits from the wood products business, alongside higher prices and growth in paper packaging from increased...

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ITC Ruling: Canadian Lumber Subsidies Harmed U.S. Producers

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled that the U.S. lumber industry is materially injured by Canadian government...

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ITC Rules China Dumped Subsidized Plywood, Injuring U.S. Mills

Posted by on Dec 6, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The International Trade Commission (ITC) issued its final determination, activating significant tariffs – nearly 200 percent –...

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Congress Gears Up For A Fight Over Mass Timber Legislation

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The battle over the 2017 Timber Innovation Act is gaining momentum in Washington, D.C., where two new Senate sponsors and four new Congress...

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Freres Lumber Reopens Veneer Plant Destroyed By Summer Fire

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in News | 0 comments

“It’s in time for Thanksgiving, and that’s a good deal.” Kyle Freres imparted sentiments around Lyons based Freres Lumber Company...

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