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The Wood Market – Today….Tomorrow – For You and For Me

January 22, 2014 Shelley Nielsen CompanyHardwood & SoftwoodIndustryShelley's Articles

About a month ago, we received an email from a supplier commenting on the strengthening US dollar and it’s affects on the increasing cost of lumber.  This is an upward trend that is a double-edged sword for Canada; a country reliant on exports and a robust trading partner with the US. “The Hardwood Review Weekly […]

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Solomon Island Wood

May 9, 2012 West Wind Hardwood & Softwood

[simpleviewer gallery_id=”2″] I recently read an article form our brokerage company advising that logging practices in the Solomon Islands was not sustainable.  So I immediately asked our contact for this wood to comment.  Here is what was said: “The Solomon Islands are a developing country and, as such, suffer from the misfortune of corruption and […]

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