Tag : softwood lumber

NAHB: Softwood lumber prices climb to record highs

January 30, 2018

Results of tariffs imposed by the U.S. Commerce Department and lack of negotiations among the U.S., Canada and Mexico have pushed the prices of softwood lumber imports up 30% since … Read More

U.S. sets duties on Canadian lumber; Canada responds

November 2, 2017

The U.S. Commerce Department announced that it has found that imports of Canadian softwood lumber have been unfairly subsidized and dumped in the U.S. The announcement escalates a trade dispute … Read More

COMMENTARY: Lumber’s Place in Green Rating Systems

November 11, 2014

New environmental product declarations (EPDs) help translate the benefits of wood building products for green rating systems.