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A price index of lumber and panels used in actual construction for March 8, 2013
*Western - regional species perimeter foundation; Southern - regional species slab construction.
Crow's Market Recap -- A condensed recap of the market conditions for the major North American softwood lumber and panel products as reported in Crow's Weekly Market Report.
Lumber: Sales activity in the western SPF lumber market slowed compared to the spurt in sales occurring at the end of the previous week. Low grade items remained tight, continuing to place upward pressure on those prices. Discounts were more prevalent in Southern Pine dimension lumber, as inventories f