The tariff war between the U.S. and other countries escalated on July 6. The US placed $34B in tariffs on Chinese goods and China retaliated by imposing a similar 25% tariff on 545 US products – including cars, soybeans and lobsters – also worth a total of $34B. Lumber and forest products were not included… Read More »
Our Species of the Week this week is White Oak! American white oak is one of the most popular species from the U.S. hardwood forests in export markets – and is unique to North America. Its main uses are in furniture, flooring, doors, architectural joinery and mouldings and kitchen cabinets. It is also used in… Read More »
Our Species of the Week this week is Walnut! American walnut is one of the most sought-after species in markets across the world and is unique to North America. Walnut is considered one of the supreme species for high end furniture, cabinets, doors and interior joinery. It is used for flooring and panelling and it… Read More »
Tariffs are in the news and industries and politicians review international trade issues. AHMI will have an expert on tariffs from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Section at the Summer Conference. Please join us and hear the latest.