Widman’s Market Barometer and Update Freemium offer on Lumber Forecast.
Cash markets remain quiet as multiple weather-related issues continue to deter business, while buyers attempt to hold out as long as they can before jumping back in. Mills offering up minimal discounts. WSPF #2&btr 2x4s
Several combining factors have left the lumber market without direction for the past couple of weeks. Delayed housing stats from the U.S. government following its record-setting shutdown, far-reaching weather issues, and plenty of persistent nightmares
Cash markets remained quite following the holidays. Buyers returning to their desks today were largely guarded and not in a hurry to buy. Mills focused on remaining downtime and order files. WSPF #2&btr 2x4s are