News Focused on the Wood Market
Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 14 November 2016 00:00
Soft maple is catching up with hard maple in price, according to hardwood dealers interviewed by Woodshop News. As a result, buyers are choosing hard maple.
Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 October 2016 00:00
IWF exhibitors of hardwoods and veneers were pushing exotic species to a receptive crowd. Dealers interviewed by Woodshop News say shops are looking for alternative materials to help their custom projects stand out.
Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 12 September 2016 00:00
Woodworkers can’t get enough walnut — even if prices rise, according to lumber distributors interviewed by Woodshop News.
Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 15 August 2016 00:00
An ongoing demand for furniture, casework and flooring with a rustic appearance has kept hickory sales at its peak lately, according to suppliers interviewed by Woodshop News. The species is unique from other domestic hardwoods as the white sapwood presents a stark contrast to the heartwood featuring bold reddish-brown color fluctuations.
Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 18 July 2016 00:00
The market for Northern red oak (Quercus rubra), a traditional choice for furniture, millwork, trim and flooring, is as strong as ever, according to most hardwood dealers interviewed by Woodshop News.
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