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Editor’s pickSodra expects U.S. sales volume to rise 25% next year


Sodra softwood lumber Swedish sawmill Södra expects exports to the U.S. to jump 25 per cent next year, much of it structural timber. Some reasons for this growth include increasing wood construction of single-family homes. Housing starts have also doubled since the U.S. real estate crash of 2009-2010. Residential construction is also …

Södra construction timber sales reach an all time high

Sodra, construction, timber, wood, sales

Swedish timber giant Södra broke its record for construction timber sales in its own market in April and May with the latter month seeing figures hit an all-time high.   Almost 275,000 cubic metres of construction timber were delivered, “a clear signal that the use of wood in building construction is increasing, which is positive …