The Atlanta Fed believes COVID-19 spike in key states could lead to higher foreclosure rates.
A data and analytics provider for mortgage industry estimates that 90% of homeowners could lower monthly payments with current mortgage rates.
The Forest Owners Association (FOA) of New Zealand was overjoyed with the announcement from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) of ‘Buildings for Climate Change.’
Robert Glowinski, President and CEO of the American Wood Council (AWC), which is the voice of North American wood products manufacturing, issued a statement following Georgia’s Gov. Brian Kemp’s signing of HB 777, which directs the state Department of Community Affairs (DCA) and its State Codes Advisory Committee to look at and evaluate the International Code Council’s (ICC) 2021 tall mass timber building code changes for early adoption.
Norbord has recently provided a review and an update on their response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
US Tariffs on Canadian Western Red Cedar imports removed.
Fire reported at Roseburg’s Missoula, Montana particleboard mill.
Koskisen, a Finnish wood industry company, has announced it is planning to make a substantial investment in a sawmill in Järvelä, Finland.
Consumer confidence increased in Canada for the 10th straight week according to Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index.
According to ITTO, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the European plywood markets has proven to be less severe than the originally feared.