Industry News

  • 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
  • Biennial Wood Expo Offers Family Fun, Educational Activities
    Sawmill, pallet, logging, secondary and wood processing machinery will be on display along with a wide range of support services. ... Department, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, and the U.S. Forest Service to learn  ... 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
  • Exchange Rates Daily Today 18.09.2019: Pound Bid As UK Supreme Court Case Underway, Euro …
    The North American session is equally packed with Building Permits and Housing Starts kicking things off for the US Dollar. Canada also releases CPI  ... 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
  • Asia Roundup: Aussie slumps on weak economic data, Kiwi tumbles as NZ posts current account …
    Investors' will continue to track the broad-based market sentiment, ahead of the U.S. housing starts, building permits and Fed interest rate 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
  • Dow Futures Drift Lower, Global Markets Cautious Ahead of Fed Rate Decision
    Wall Street futures suggest modest opening bell declines for the the Dow ahead of August housing starts data at 8:30 am Eastern time. ... 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 2019-09-17
  • US futures point to slightly lower open
    ... called the central bank “boneheads” and asked for zero or even negative rates. Investors will also be looking at housing starts due at 08:30 a.m. ET. ... 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 2019-09-17
  • US Treasury yields fall ahead of Fed decision
    U.S. government debt yields fell Wednesday morning as traders geared up for the latest rate decision from the Federal Reserve. At around 4:30 a.m.  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • Community Collaboration Culminates in Creation of Spence Springs Trailhead
    The Forest Service provide the design work and the City of Prescott committed equipment and construction expertise, the Prescott Mountain Bike  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • Forest Service Unable to Process Permit Applications During System Maintenance, Closed on …
    The United States Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service and the Angeles National Forest have informed FilmLA that due to routine database  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • Forest Service lacks sufficient personnel to fulfill its mission
    Today's Forest Service is not what it used to be. One major (and underappreciated) problem is that the agency doesn't have enough employees to do  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • Forex Today: Fed set to trigger high volatility, oil falls, altcoins advance
    US building permits and housing starts are projected to hover around previous levels. Cryptocurrencies: Ethereum and Ripple have been extending  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • FTSE 100 to open lower ahead of Fed rates decision
    ... London plc (LON:W7L), Yu Group PLC (LON:YU). Economic data: UK CPI and RPI inflation, UK house price index, US housing starts, Eurozone CPI  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • EUR/USD struggles for direction near 1.1070, looks to data, FOMC
    ... for the month of August are due. Across the pond, the FOMC gathering will be the salient event, seconded by Housing Starts and Building Permits. ... 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 2019-09-17
  • Fed meeting amongst market movers today – Danske Bank
    Danske Bank analysts suggest that the key focus today will be the Fed meeting tonight, where we look for another rate cut of 25bp but no  ... 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 2019-09-17
  • Another ‘mid-cycle adjustment’ from the Fed
    On the economic front we get UK inflation and final euro area inflation for August and US housing starts. In Scandi markets focus will be on the  ... 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 2019-09-17

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