Manage Thy Risk

June 6, 2013

With all the headlines of U.S. real estate roaring back, combined with a solid Asian appetite and reports of producers handsome earnings, following seven years of painful rightsizing, it should come as no surprise that production will respond. Upon quick review of production stats we can see that the combined production of the major producing…

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Palmer, Amherst projects win $500,000 to improve rail lines from Massachusetts Department of Transportation

June 4, 2013

This article by Lori Stabile, originally appeared on Click here to view the original article.   Thanks to grants from the state Department of Transportation’s industrial rail access program, Sherwood Lumber received funding for a rail spur project to improve business operations in Palmer, and a segment of the New England…

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Product Update: 2×4 1650

June 3, 2013

As of 6/1/13 the ALSC has approved the new SPIB design values. This will make 2×4 1650 a more sought after product because it will have a greater value than #1 SYP. Please see all new values below on…

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2013 Mid-Year Report From Sherwood Lumber

May 29, 2013

Long Island, NY, May 24, 2013 – The first half of this year has turned out to be eventful for Sherwood Lumber and the industry in general.  The first five months showed some of the widest price fluctuations that the industry has experienced as the value of lumber changed from day to day. In the first quarter, the industry…

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