Forisk Publishes Study of Historic and Projected North American Forest Industry Capacity

| no comments in Forest Operations, Forest Strategy, Forisk, Risk Management, Softwood Lumber, Structural Panels, Timber Market Analysis, Timber REITs, Timberlands, Wood Demand & Procurement

North America‚Äôs forest industry is more consolidated and globally competitive today because of the accelerated retooling of older mills and investments in leading technologies by firms following the Great Recession. With the exception of plywood, all forest industry sectors across more…

Softwood Lumber Production in Eastern Canada: A Closer Look

| no comments in Forest Finance & Economics, Softwood Lumber, Timber Market Analysis, Wood Demand & Procurement

Over the past decade, Eastern Canada has consistently been the fourth-largest installed base of regional softwood lumber manufacturing capacity in North America, behind the U.S. South, the U.S. West, and Western Canada. However, the region has gained importance as a more…