After severe drops in mid-2021 and again at the end of last year, Canadian sawmill capacity utilization rates continued recovering in March 2022.

North America Sawmill Capaciaty Utilization Rates: MAR 2022
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US sawmill production as a per cent of practical capacity for March 2022 dropped to 83%, compared to the same month last year when it was 85%, said the Western Wood Products Association’s monthly Lumber Track. wwpa.org/reports

Still recovering from huge drops last year, Canada’s sawmill capacity utilization rate for March was only 76% compared to March 2021 when it was a low 85%.