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  • Prices for wood products in North America decreased in 4Q2014

    Wood prices

    According the the recent report from Canfor, wood benchmark prices in North America went down in Q4 comparing to the previous quarter.

    • Western SPF 2×4 #2&Btr price decreased by USD 17 per Mfbm to USD 340 per Mfbm, amid less pronounced price decreases in lower grade products
    • Southern Yellow Pine (SYP) was modestly lower as the SYP 2×4 #2 benchmark price decreased USD 11 per Mfbm to USD 427 per Mfbm, with more marked decreases seen for wider dimension products
    • The North American average Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft (NBSK) pulp list price decreased by USD 5 per tonne to USD 1,025

    Source: Woodbizforum