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|US Housing, Lack of SLA Boost CA Lumber|
Lumber prices rallied to a 19 month high last week, on increased builder demand. A third of that lumber is imported from Canada, where a lack of import tariffs are helping profits soar. |
“If you’re paying a tariff obviously that will impact your bottom line,” said Susan Yurkovich, president of the Vancouver-based Council of Forest Industries, which represents wood producers.
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