Industry News

SBC Magazine has been asked to start a petition that lists key stakeholders who use lumber and are in support of a softwood lumber agreement (SLA) that contained the provisions outlined previously.

The long-running trade dispute over softwood lumber may be nearing an end, with Canada indicating it wants to settle the issue with the U.S. before the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement begins.

The framework for a 10-year softwood lumber agreement between Canada and the United States could be reached in the coming weeks, an industry analyst says, citing discussions with unnamed trade contacts.

Roseburg Forest Products will build a new engineered wood products plant in Chester, South Carolina, company representatives announced Tuesday at a news conference

What was apparent when talking with industry leaders and listening in on panel discussions at this year’s PCBC, in San Diego, was that the homebuilding sector is aware of the need for change.

At the request of its component manufacturer (CM) members, SBCA has researched steel price indexes and developed a series of graphs to help illustrate trends in the price of cold-rolled steel.

A group of former White House economists is urging President Donald Trump not to impose new tariffs on foreign steel as the administration mulls taking that action in the name of national security.

New home shoppers can now use augmented reality to visualize what their potential new home may look like on their land before they break ground thanks to the release of an innovative new app.

In preparation for its initial public offering (IPO) of stock, US LBM recently published its Form S-1 to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.