Southeast Trends

Throughout the Southeast region lumber suppliers noted that their markets were not doing well. In Mississippi a lumberman said that his market is not doing well. “Our customers aren’t really buying very much product right now and our Hardwood sales have fallen off and I’m not sure I can put my finger on why.” He […]

Canadian Hardwood Bureau Embraces Educational Programs

The Canadian Hardwood Bureau (CHB) recently held its 2023 Fall Meeting in Louisville, KY, in conjunction with the NHLA Convention. Chairman Shaun Rowe, of Quality Hardwoods Ltd., welcomed delegates and lead the informative session. The guest speaker was Geoff Webb, Dean of NHLA’s Inspector Training School, who outlined NHLA’s Apprenticeship Program and noted that Class […]

Blair Logistics, Delivering Greatness to You with Every Loaded Truck

“We have plans to continue our growth through our partnerships. With that in mind, I have hopes that we will be having this discussion in two years, and Blair is over 1,000 trucks and continuing to meet the needs of more partners. You meet people and learn their needs. If you can fulfil their need, […]

2022 Was Good For Some, Not For Others; ’23 Portends Challenges And Hope

In assessing the Hardwood lumber market for 2022, lumber providers participating in this forecast took two approaches. One was to say that this was a successful year. The other was to say that 2022 was a great year until midway, at which point things didn’t go so well. One participant stated, “We always like to […]

Newswires-October/November 2022

Mississauga, Ontario –Tropical Forest Products, with its head office here, recently announced that its premium Black Label™ brand of Ipe and other tropical hardwoods has partnered with Dakota Premium Hardwoods, a trusted distributor of high-quality lumber, engineered products and full job packages such as supports and fasteners. With branch locations in Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma, […]

Trade Talk – October 2022

Mississauga, ON – Tropical Forest Products, with its head office here, recently…

Dear Consumer: Allow Us To Introduce You To the World of Hardwoods

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