April 29, 2021

The Strange Economics of the Lumber Market

by The Journal.

Background show artwork for The Journal.
There's a disconnect in the lumber market. The price of lumber is the highest it's ever been, but the price of the timber - the raw material - is at record lows. WSJ's Ryan Dezember on the paradox of the lumber market and tree farmer Joe Hopkins on how he's getting through this strange moment.

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