Shepformation Lumber Market Report

July20

August 2017 – Lumber Update

By Paul Rogers, In late June, the U.S. Department of Commerce delivered the second duty against Canadian lumber suppliers, the preliminary Anti-Dumping Duty (AD). Coming in at an average of 6.87%, it was below expectations but complemented the Counter-Vailing Duties (CVD) (which were posted in April at 19.88%), bringing the grand total of duties to Read More

KEEP READING
June22

July 2017 – Lumber Update

By Paul Rogers, With what can be described as a general malaise, the lumber market had plodded along for weeks with no clear direction of what to anticipate for activity. Although prices retreated somewhat from the high levels they hit leading up to the U.S. Commerce’s countervailing duties announcement on April 23rd (levied against Canadian Read More

KEEP READING
May22

June 2017 – Lumber Update

By Paul Rogers, On April 24th, the U. S. Department of Commerce announced the long-awaited countervailing duty (CVD) to be levied against Canadian lumber producers. The hype beforehand had it estimated to be in excess of 30%, so there was a little relief when the final announcement was set at 19.88%. However, the announcement set Read More

KEEP READING
April20

May 2017 – Lumber Update

By Paul Rogers, The market spiked in mid-April, as the approaching deadlines of the Softwood Lumber Agreement countervailing and anti-dumping duties caused several mills to flinch, by either pulling off the market or raising their prices in order to protect themselves against the fees. While mills strategized their price levels, buyers were mostly unwilling to Read More

KEEP READING
March20

April 2017 – Lumber Update

By Paul Rogers, The month of March brought a correction of sorts to February’s rally, as prices initially flattened for several weeks and then began slowly eroding as buyers chose to stay on the sidelines, working off their inventories. Regionally, sales had been lackluster against what had been anticipated and, with ample supply at all Read More

KEEP READING

Shepformation... The Shepley Newletter

  • Unity Day 2017

    Shepley is proud of the work being done by our own

    Read More
  • Summer Cookouts!

    Join us for FREE lunch on Thursdays in Wellfleet a

    Read More

Central Location:

Shepley

216 Thornton Drive, Hyannis, MA 02601
Phone: 508-862-6200
Toll-free: 800-227-7969
Facsimile: 508-862-6012
Directions

Shepley Showcase

75 Ben Franklin Way, Hyannis, MA 02601
Phone: 508-771-7227
Toll-free: 877-909-7227
Facsimile: 508-771-7044
Directions

Nantucket Office

6 Lovers Lane, Nantucket, MA 02554
Phone: 508-325-0400
Facsimile: 508-325-0359
Directions

Wellfleet Office

2238 Route 6, Wellfleet, MA 02667
Phone: 508-349-2280
Facsimile: 508-349-3078
Directions