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May01

May 2012 Market Report

The lumber market remains in a state of balance as moderate sales are meeting an ample supply. Dealers are remaining on the sidelines, ordering just enough for prompt shipment to keep their inventory afloat and mills are producing only as much as they can justifiably estimate will turn. Threats of tight log inventories due to Read More

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April01

April 2012 Market Report

The sales momentum seen throughout first quarter 2012 has carried into April as demand on lumber has remained relatively firm across the region. However, many of us remain concerned that the business that we have been enjoying during this unusually mild winter was merely robbed from spring. This mindset is what is keeping inventory levels Read More

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March01

March 2012 – Take Control of Your Profits by Controlling the Process

TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR PROFITS BY CONTROLLING THE PROCESS A builder’s job is not an easy one, with so many variables to control and decisions to be made.  Any job with this many component parts requires a good critical path plan to ensure successful results.  A critical path is simply the pre-planned succession of events Read More

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March01

March 2012 Market Report

There is no doubt that there is a fresh optimism within our industry that business is improving. According to one trade magazine, Pulse Research has announced that consumer confidence for lumber consumption had increased a significant 28% from 4th quarter 2011 to 1st quarter 2012. At the local level, it was observed by many who Read More

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February01

February 2012 Market Report

February 2012 Very strong lumber sales in New England in December gave way to moderate demand in January. Thin inventories at the reload and dealer levels pushed an unanticipated demand on mills, and obtaining material was difficult even with the mild weather. As we’ve become accustomed to, a lack of “putting a truck under the Read More

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