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Seminars Promote Softwoods in Mexico

A trio of recent seminars in Mexico promoted the proper specification and application of U.S. softwood lumber, structural panels and engineered wood products. A delegation of 13 industry representatives traveled to Monterey, Guadalajara and Mexico City for educational sessions that were attended...

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Exports Up for First Half of 2014

The monthly surge in exports of Southern Pine lumber continues. USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service recently reported exports of Southern Pine to be approximately 41.2 million board feet (MMbf) during June 2014. This volume represents an increase of just 2% above the same month last year. But...

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Industry Updates at Annual Meeting

The General Session for SFPA’s Annual Meeting includes important status reports from two industry organizations. This session opens at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, October 6 at the Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina. Since 2003, Jeff Miller has served as president and executive director of...

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