France’s softwood sawmills report significant market slowdown

At the start of September, many sawmill owners in France are asking themselves questions about the evolution of the markets, in particular those specializing in construction timber. In this sector, the negative signals that appeared in June and July have now …...

Softwood supply in UK far in excess of demand

UK softwood trading has continued its subdued trend into August with supply far in excess of demand. As always, importers and quay distributors are trying to force landed stock into the merchant sector by dropping prices, but these reductions have … Continue reading →...