Lumber

Through the BC Manufacturing Jobs Fund, the Government of B.C.’s contribution of as much as $7 million has provided an incentive for Mercer Mass Timber (MMT), a subsidiary of Mercer International, to invest in the future of their Okanagan Falls facilities.

In the week ending July 5, 2024, the price of Western S-P-F 2x4 #2&Btr KD (RL) was US$346 mfbm, said forest products industry price guide newsletter Madison’s Lumber Reporter. This is flat from the previous week when it was $346.

As part of Nation’s Best’s strategy, Huntington Lumber & Supply Co. will maintain operations under their existing name with its team overseeing company operations alongside Nation’s Best, which will provide the strategic and financial support necessary to drive optimal growth and profitability.

Montana governor and the Montana Department of Labor & Industry announced the state secured a nearly $2 million investment to provide workforce retraining and support services for workers impacted by the closures of Pyramid Lumber in Seeley Lake and Roseburg Forest Products in Missoula.

In the week ending June 28, 2024, the price of Western S-P-F 2x4 #2&Btr KD (RL) was US$346 mfbm, said forest products industry price guide newsletter Madison’s Lumber Reporter. This is down -$10, or -3%, from the previous week when it was $356.