Atli Chip expands wood chipping facility operations in B.C.

Atli Chip LP, a wood chipping facility in Beaver…

Next-gen leaders: Meet Dianna Embleton

This year marks the 10th edition of CFI’s Top…

Forest Products Sustainability Projects Making Headlines in September

The push for decarbonization and a transition towards a circular global economy continues to drive innovations in nearly every business sector across the globe, and the forest industry is helping to lead the way. We wanted to share a few of the most exciting developments in this roundup of recent sustainability-oriented projects that are making headlines.

Shortages of timber and firewood reported in various European countries

With gas and electricity prices skyrocketing, many homes in Europe are turning to firewood this winter as an alternative or reserve heat source. Currently, there are shortages of timber and firewood in various European countries, leading to high prices. Firewood … Continue reading → The post Shortages of timber and firewood reported in various European countries appeared first on Timber Industry News.

Germany: Pellet price quadrupled yoy, but trend reversal on the market in sight

The pellet market in Germany continues to be influenced by many factors, caused by the effects of the war in Ukraine. These include a sharp increase in demand, the increase in the cost of production and logistics, and high raw … Continue reading → The post Germany: Pellet price quadrupled yoy, but trend reversal on the market in sight appeared first on Timber Industry News.

Polish wood industry expected to face market slowdown in the coming quarters

Poland's wood industry is one of those branches of domestic processing in which Polish producers have had tangible competitive advantages so far, evidently turning them into a business success. Over the past decade, Poland has clearly increased its share both in … Continue reading → The post Polish wood industry expected to face market slowdown in the coming quarters appeared first on Timber Industry News.

US hardwood flooring tackles supply chain issues and labor shortages

Last year, the U.S. hardwood industry posted its first year of revenue gains since 2016, buoyed by elevated housing and remodel markets. Gains were driven by a narrower delta versus SPC at the low end that boosted engineered wood revenues, … Continue reading → The post US hardwood flooring tackles supply chain issues and labor shortages appeared first on Timber Industry News.

Lumber prices drop as September marches on: Madison’s

It is normal for this time of year for…

Canfor to close B.C. mills for two weeks, cites reduced demand

Canfor Corporation has announced a temporary reduction in production…

Annex Forestry Group welcomes Anne Beswick as new publisher

Annex Business Media’s Forestry Group of media brands has…

WHAT WE DO

Lumber Wholesale & Exports

Lumber inventory at 9 North American Ports enables streamline operations.

Custom Products

Looking for a unique look or product? With affiliates in China, Egypt, Brazil and Canada, we can help design, procure and ship your custom made wood products.

Logistics Consulting

Leverage our world class expertise in global logistics; from flat bed to charter ships, intermodal transportation, and storage at all major North American ports.

Building Construction

Experts in new home construction and revitalization of distressed assets.

OUR SERVICES

LUMBER EXPORTS & IMPORTS

With 50+ sawmill relationships internationally, we source lumber and wood products from around the world.

U.S. BASED LOGISTICS

Our U.S. based logistics team manages inventory at 9 U.S. and Canadian ports.

SCALING & INSPECTIONS

Our inspectors perform quality checks for logs and lumber, at all ports and warehouses for import and export.

OCEAN CONTAINER DRYAGE

Our affiliate network of operators, manage ocean dryage for all lumber shipments coming in and out of USA.

USDA & SFPA Affiliation

Member of Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) & recurring participant in multiple U.S. Department of Agriculture trade missions across the globe.

MEET US AT MAJOR TRADE EVENTS

We regularly attend these trade Shows and trade missions. Please contact us to make an appointment.

Our Products

Lumber: The World Over

Whether you are looking for North American products or exotic tropical hardwoods, we got you covered! #Meranti #Ipe, #Sapeli #Oak #Ash #Maple #Pine #SPF #SYP

Engineered Wood Products

Film Faced Plywood for your Projects. Our top of the line panel is made with an European Hardwood core and film. Comes in 12mm, 18mm and 19mm sizes. #HDO #MDO #CONCRETEFORMS

Custom Products

Are you looking for custom sizes in lumber, panels or Cross Laminated Timber? Contact us for our species guide to chose the best products for your your installations.|

Lumber Industry News

A Third Generation Wood Company

With 50+ sawmill relationships internationally, we source lumber and wood products from around the world. Our U.S. based logistics team manages inventory at major ports in the U.S. Established in 1949, our first family venture was launched shortly after the end of the colonial era in India. Over a period of 30 years the small shop grew to a family owned group of sawmills, warehousing and trading floors. 7 Seas Group USA was formed in 2007 as the North American distribution and supply chain venture.

Get a Quote For Your Project

Call For a Quote:

+1 (855) 7SEAS-GROUP