2017 demand for timber

2017 Lumber Outlook | Wood Business13 Feb 2017 ... As usual, there are many change factors at work that will lead to unpredictable swings in lumber supply, demand and prices in 2017 and beyond. The largest market variable in 2017 is pending export .... Although already limited by tightening timber harvests in the B.C. Interior and Quebec, Canadian shipments are projected to decline by 5.5 per cent from 2016 to 2018, while U.S. exports will slip by 8.8 per cent. Outlook With the implementation of a U.S. export tax on ...

Timber business 'booming' as global demand soars | Austria News ...14 Nov 2017 ... Some architects are reverting back to one of the oldest forms of building material which is cheaper, faster and more sustainable.

Seven predictions for the 2017 wood products market - - Capital Press16 Mar 2017 ... Read Seven predictions for the 2017 wood products market from Capital Press. ... Wood products producers rarely take third-party forecasts as gospel, but, if true, there should be a substantial increase in demand in 2017. Increased industrial and commercial uses for veneer-based ... Linn County is pursuing a class-action lawsuit against the state of Oregon alleging breach of contract for failing to maximize the long-term benefit to timber counties. They estimate that the ...

Savills UK | Demand For Timber Primed For Growthdemand for timber primed for growth. 22 March 2017, by Scottish Woodlands. Innovation in the structural timber frame industry can lead to increased demand from housebuilders. Download the full PDF report. All indications are that demand for UK grown timber will continue, as innovation, research and technology lead to an ever-expanding presence of timber in the construction sector. However, to look forward, we must also look back and positive trends since 2012 are clear when ...

China's 2017 Log and Lumber Imports Set Records, But Period of ...Boston, December 11, 2017 (Press Release) Over the past five years, China's imports of softwood and hardwood logs jumped by 42%, while imports of lumber soared 81%, but the country's role as the driver of global timber demand is set to fundamentally change over the next decade. Imports of hardwood and softwood logs could decline by 15% or more while import growth in lumber slows sharply two of the dramatic shifts predicted by the latest China timber Supply Outlook from ...

Strong timber market limits 2017 forestry supply - Farmers Weekly22 Sep 2017 ... But as most are holding on to what they have or looking to expand, strong demand is leading to big prices being paid for quality offerings. for the first half of 2017, the cumulative asking price for forests on the market was £35,058,000 just 22% down on 2016, despite 41% less area being available. UK timber has done well with the weak sterling leading to more demand for domestic product, Mr Adamson continued. At the same time, housebuilding is picking up, ...

9 Mar 2017 | Global timber and wood products market update ...10 Mar 2017 ... 9 Mar 2017 | Global timber and wood products market update ... Despite relatively pessimistic forecasts for wood demand early in 2016, China's need for imported wood picked up during the summer and fall with import volumes in the 4Q/16 being up about 20 percent as compared to the 4Q/15, according to the ... Japanese softwood lumber imports in 2016 were the highest they have been in three years as total wood demand in the country picked up 3.6% from 2015.

BRIEF: China as a Timber Hub Download - WWFPage 1 | 28 February 2017. More than half of all timber being shipped anywhere in the world is destined for China and many nations in the Asia-Pacific region and Africa export the majority of their timber to. China.2 China imports timber and timber products to meet rapidly growing national demand but it is also a major global transit and processing hub which has undergone a three-fold increase in timber processing capacity between 2000 and 2015. In the five years from 2011-. 2015 ...

Timber Market Analysis Archives - ForiskLocal forest Supplies Tell Different timber Market Stories. Posted on December 19, 2017 by Amanda Lang | no comments in Stumpage forecasting, timber Market Analysis, Wood demand & Procurement. This post includes an excerpt from the Q4 2017 forisk Research Quarterly feature article, Local Projections and Pricing Impacts of timber Supplies in the U.S. South authored by Amanda Lang, Shawn Baker, and Brooks Mendell Each year, forisk estimates future more

Forisk Forecast: Six Reasons Why Timber Prices in the South Do ...10 May 2017 ... This is the fourth in a series related to forisk's Q2 2017 forest industry analysis and timber price forecasts for the United States. From 2009 through 2016, U.S. housing starts increased 112%, ... Each quarter, we back-test and update timber price models to evaluate local timber markets and wood baskets across the U.S. Here are six key factors affecting the responsiveness of timber prices to changes in demand: Substitution. Southern lumber markets are subject to two ...

How Does Increasing Sawmill Efficiency Affect Wood Demand and ...18 Aug 2017 ... This post includes an excerpt from research published in the Q3 2017 forisk Research Quarterly (FRQ). Pine sawtimber stumpage prices in the South bottomed in 2012. Despite modest recovery through 2015, prices dropped the past two years. While timber price models predicted recovery, they consistently proved optimistic. forisk timber price models apply demand and supply drivers. While demand leads our projections, changes in supply can dampen or ...

January 2018, Hancock Timber Research Brief: 2017 Tax Reform ...2017 Q2, Hancock timberland Investor: A Potential New Source of demand for U.S. timber: Cross Laminated timber. A new building product, Cross Laminated timber (CLT), is beginning to gain traction in the U.S. and has the potential to add significant new demand for timber from a wide array of forest types. CLT use will be focused on market segments outside of the core markets for traditional lumber and wood panels (single-family residential construction). CLT will be competing ...

Tasmanian farmers sow agroforestry seeds as demand for timber ...4 Nov 2017 ... Tasmanian farmers jump on the ever-growing demand

Fires claim a year's worth of timber in the province - Resources ...By Nelson Bennett | September 26, 2017, 9:00am. An estimated 53 million cubic metres of merchantable timber has been lost to wildfires in B.C. this year | Photo: Kayla Ogle/Shutterstock. (Editor's note: Susan Yurkovich's quote that the repair and remodelling growth in the U.S. was 46% has been corrected to four to six per cent). Of all the business sectors in B.C. affected by this summer's forest fires, one of the hardest hit is for obvious reasons the forestry sector. In what government ...

US timber prices rises on higher demand - MINTEC4 Jan 2017 ... US timber prices have been on an upward trend and are currently up 38% y-o-y, reaching a two year high. The largest market for timber in the US comes from the housing construction sector, which has grown in 2016. Housing starts reached a 9 year high in October, at 1.32m, up 26% m-o-m and 24% y-o-y. Single family housing starts, which accounts for the largest section of the market, rose 11% m-o-m, while the multi-family segment rose 69% m-o-m. This has also ...

Global Timber Conference 2017timber; flexible, structurally strong and being the lowest embodied carbon of any commercially available commodity; contributes $600 billion to the global economy and that translates to 1% of global total GDP. According to the World Bank's forecast, the global demand for timber will quadruple by 2050. The market foresees major changes in the regional supply of and demand for wood fiber over the next two decades which will impact both international markets and other producers ...