US Demand for Softwood Lumber to Increase over the next 15 Years

A new study forecasts that softwood lumber consumption in the US will reach an all-time high by 2030.

As a consequence, there are likely to be increased investments in production capacity in the US, changes in Canadian lumber trade flows, a rise in overseas supply, and upward pressure on sawlog prices, according to a newly released US Lumber Outlook Study by ForestEdge LLC and Wood Resources International LLC. read more >>