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CIBC: R&R indicators from major home improvement retailers show demand has picked up in May after challenging comps in March/April; this is consistent with indications from wood products companies of a pick-up in demand from home centers in recent weeks

Some forest products executives expect Oregon's private forestland deal to bring regulatory certainty; others think estimated 10% cut in harvestable timber acreage will force lumber, plywood mill closures and don't see it ending environmental litigation

Price of benchmark framing dimension lumber grade Western SPF 2x4 #2&Btr KD (RL) in week ended May 20 down by 16% from prior week at US$901/mbf, down 45% year-over-year: Madison's

Modern Mill, which makes wood substitute Acre, named Best Mid-Sized Business at Fast Company's 2022 World Changing Ideas Awards; Acre, made from upcycled rice hulls with zero-waste, is available as trim boards, lumber, sheet goods, decking, siding

RBC Capital: February's WWPA softwood lumber stats show US activity pulls away from Canada; North American production down 1.4% year-over-year, with US up 2.1% and Canada down 6.3%; NA consumption down 1.3%, with US up 3.9%, offset by 31.3% drop in Canada

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