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Yoshikawa Lumber joins Southern Forest Products Association

Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) welcomes Yoshikawa Lumber LLC of Camas, Washington as a new Associate member.Yoshikawa Lumber is a wholesale export distributor, specializing in sourcing and exporting softwood Lumber to markets in Asia and Europe.
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Skeena Sawmills' mill and forest operations earn SFI and PEFC certification

Skeena Sawmills’ mill and forest operations near Terrace, British Columbia, Canada, have earned certification to the globally respected and independent Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) standards.“One of our core commitments is to...

American Wood Council elects Roseburg Forest Products CEO Allyn Ford as chairman

The American Wood Council (AWC) elects Roseburg Forest Products CEO Allyn Ford as the AWC chairman for a one-year term, effective in January 2018.Danny White, a director of T.R. Miller Mill Company, was elected the first vice-chairman, and Neil Sherman, executive vice president of siding at LP Corpo...
December 11, 2017

Canadian Lumber production decreased by 4.8% in September

Canada's Lumber production rose 1.4% from August to 5 633.4 thousand cubic metres of Lumber in September. Production was 4.8% lower than in September 2016, as Statistics Canada said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Sawmills shipped 5 820.8 thousand cubic metres of Lumber in September...
December 8, 2017

Peruvian wood products down in August

According to ADEX, as of August 2017, the FOB value of exports of Peruvian wood products amounted to $77.1 million down on the $88.3 million recorded in the same period in 2016.China continues as the main export market for the wood products sector (50%) while Mexico is in second place with a 14% sha...
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