SLB’s Tall Wood & Mass Timber Initiatives Open New Doors for Industry Growth

George Emmerson President & CEO, Sierra Pacific Industries. The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) is the industry’s initiative to protect and grow market share for softwood lumber products in North America. Participating in the SLB is… Read more »


The SLB Helps the Industry Do More

By Don Kayne President and CEO, Canfor Corporation Chair, Softwood Lumber Board Programs Committee The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) has been transformational for the softwood lumber industry in many ways, helping us to generate over… Read more »


March 2018 Newsletter

SLB’s 2017 Annual Report: Real Growth. Lasting Roots Insights From SLB’s Board of Directors Call for Nominations: SLB Seeks Candidates for Board SLB Supports Inaugural Industrialized Wood-Based Construction Conference Program Updates WoodWorks Brings Expertise to Mass… Read more »


The SLB Is Key to Growing the Softwood Lumber Industry

By T. Furman Brodie Charles Ingram Lumber Company When the Softwood Lumber Board (SLB), was first proposed, I could not have imagined the impact the SLB would have in such a short time. We had… Read more »


SLB’s 2017 Annual Report: Real Growth. Lasting Roots.

The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) has released its 2017 Annual Report which highlights its most successful year yet and shows its accomplishments in what it has set out to do—protect and grow markets, sell more lumber,… Read more »


Call for Nominations Softwood Lumber Board Seeks Candidates

The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) seeks nominations of softwood lumber manufacturers and importers interested in candidacy for Board seats coming open in January 2019.  Each Director will serve a three-year term, which may be renewed once.  The… Read more »


February 2018 SLB Newsletter

Highlights SLB’s Impact Exceeds 1 Billion Board Feet Program Updates Think Wood Launches New Ways to Share the Benefits of Building With Wood AWC Engages as the ICC Tall Wood Building Proposals Begin their Official Journey… Read more »


SLB’s 2017 Impact Exceeds 1 Billion Board Feet

The Softwood Lumber Board (SLB) has released its 2017 results, which show continued year-on-year growth across key metrics of value to the industry. The results also stress the importance of the softwood lumber sector to… Read more »


SLB Performance Evaluation Updated for 2017

Prime Consulting has updated its independent performance evaluation of the Softwood Lumber Board.  To view the report click here.


January 2018 SLB Newsletter

Highlights SLB Reaches Building Professionals at IBS Program Updates reThink Wood Becomes Think Wood Through Think Wood, Wood Dominates Reach and Share of Voice in 2017 Wood, Naturally Reaches Homeowners in Materials-Decision Phase AWC Launches Publications for… Read more »