Industry News

  • US building permits for August 1419 K vs 1300K estimate
    Building permits 1419K versus 1300K estimate. Prior month 1317K; Housing starts 1364K vs 1250K estimate. Prior month 1215K versus 1191K  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • US housing starts likely to have risen in August, single-family activity to continue to climb
    New residential construction in the U.S. is stronger than the recent headline data might imply, noted Wells Fargo in a research report. In the month of  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • GBP/USD Technical Analysis: Bullish Stability Ahead
    And from the United States of America building permits and housing starts. Then the Fed's monetary policy decisions and the remarks of its governor  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • CANADA STOCKS-Futures edge higher ahead of US Fed decision
    0830 Housing starts number for Aug: Expected 1.250 mln; Prior 1.191 mln. 0830 House starts mm change for Aug: Prior -4.0%. 1400 Fed funds target  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Reinhart Partners Increased Its Marcus & Millichap Com (MMI) Position; Lmr Partners Llp Cut Cme …
    Some Historical CME News: 03/05/2018 – CME lumber futures final ... futures final vol/open int for May 14; 13/03/2018 – CME lumber futures final  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • A Peek Into The Markets: US Stock Futures Edge Lower; All Eyes On Fed Decision
    Data on housing starts and permits for August will be released at 8:30 a.m. ET. The Federal Open Market Committee will announce its policy decision  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Pound Slides As UK Inflation Slows To 32-Month Low, Brexit Worries Flare Up
    Looking ahead, Canada consumer price index and U.S. housing starts and building permits, all for August, are scheduled for release in the New York  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • NZD/USD retraces Tuesday’s rebound, steadies below 0.65
    Later in the day, Building Permits and Housing Starts data from the US will be released but are likely to be ignored by the market participants as they  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Wednesday
    Investing.com -- It's Fed day, in more than just the usual way. The central bank is also due to carry out some fine-tuning of a money-market that has  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Sterling still strengthening… will it last?
    This afternoon brings US housing starts and building permits data; all useful for estimating confidence in the construction industry. That will be  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Housing Starts Permits to be reported at 08:30
    Housing Starts Permits to be reported at 08:30. August Housing Starts Permits will be reported at 08:30 . Current consensus is 1.300M  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18
  • ‘Fighting Fire with Fire:’ An homage to the US Forest Service
    For 112 years, the United States Forest Service has been caretaker of America's most cherished natural resources: our public lands. Through their  ... read more
    Source: “Forestry industry” OR “Softwood lumber” OR “Forest Service” OR “Forest Restoration” OR “Sawmill” OR “Lumber Production” OR “Lumber Prices” OR “Lumber Mill”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Cooperative effort improves safety at Bogus Basin
    So the forest service is cooperating with the state department of lands and bogus basin to selectively remove trees that are highly infected, focusing on  ... read more
    Source: “Forestry industry” OR “Softwood lumber” OR “Forest Service” OR “Forest Restoration” OR “Sawmill” OR “Lumber Production” OR “Lumber Prices” OR “Lumber Mill”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Parkway, US Forest Service, US Fish & Wildlife join to protect climate change-endangered plant
    Don't be deceived by their delicate, buttercup-like petals. Spreading avens are one tough piece of mother nature, growing out of cracks in the highest  ... read more
    Source: “Forestry industry” OR “Softwood lumber” OR “Forest Service” OR “Forest Restoration” OR “Sawmill” OR “Lumber Production” OR “Lumber Prices” OR “Lumber Mill”Published on 2019-09-18
  • Traders Await Next Catalyst
    Housing starts and Building Permits will be released this morning at 7:30 AM. South Korea is culling thousands of pigs after confirming African swine  ... read more
    Source: “Log Exports” OR “Lumber Futures” OR “Lumber Exports” OR “Random Lengths” OR “Lumber Composite Price” OR “idaho forest group” OR “Housing Starts”Published on 2019-09-18

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