Canada’s Wood Products Industry: Industrial Outlook Autumn 2012
The Conference Board of Canada, 8 pages
This report examines the short-and medium-term economic and profitability outlook for Canada’s Wood Products Industry.
- U.S. Housing Market—The U.S. housing market is finally showing
signs of revival, supporting the demand for wood products.
- Canadian Housing Market—High consumer debt loads and tightening mortgage rules will cool down the domestic housing market.
- Chinese Demand—Slowdown in the Chinese economy is reducing
construction activity, which in turn reduces the demand for Canadian