The U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced its preliminary determination in the antidumping duty (AD) investigation of imports of wood mouldings and millwork products from China.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is reporting that total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 1.8 million in July.
In their second quarter earnings report, Norbord announced that due to accelerating demand for OSB in North America, that they will be resuming a limited operating schedule, starting sometime in August, on Line 1 of its two-line Cordele, Georgia OSB mill.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam is reporting that wood and wooden product exports in July were valued at $1.05 billion. A year-over-year increase of 6.2%.
Dealers responding to this week’s Weekly Order Survey remain positive about their current business’ status and are reporting that their sales continue to accelerate.
Freres Lumber Co., Inc, headquartered in Lyons Oregon, has a unique and frustrating problem.
According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) /Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI), housing affordability declined in the second quarter of 2020.
According to the recently released National Association of Builders’ (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) builder’s confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market increased 27 points to a reading of 65 in the second quarter.
The U.S. Department of Labor is reporting that an additional 1.186 million Americans made their initial filing for unemployment benefits during the week ending on Saturday August 1st.
Freddie Mac has released its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS) for the week ending 6th August 2020.