The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) is an industry-funded initiative established to promote the benefits and uses of softwood lumber products in outdoor, residential, and non-residential construction.
Think Wood encourages those who specify and install building materials to “think” wood use and seeks to increase their awareness of wood’s benefits as a structural and appearance material in residential and non-residential buildings.Learn More
American Wood Council pursues opportunities to use building standards development venues, technical research, and design tools to open new markets for softwood lumber.Learn More
SLB Education works to increase knowledge of wood design and construction among design and construction professionals, code officials, developers, students, and faculty of postsecondary institutions.Learn More
WoodWorks is designed to increase the consumption and market share of softwood lumber in multifamily and non residential construction.Learn More
The Softwood Lumber Board Promotes the Use of Lumber in Construction
2022 ANNUAL REPORT
For the 11th consecutive year, the SLB collectively delivered year-over-year growth in demand and impact for the softwood lumber industry, generating more than 2 billion board feet of incremental demand in 2022—a record in the SLB’s history.Learn More