Industry Outlook -- Basic Industries: FOREST PRODUCTS
PROGNOSIS '96--FOREST PRODUCTS
-- Demand for coated paper used in advertising should be bolstered by the Presidential election and Olympic Games.
-- Producers avoided bringing on fresh capacity when prices soared.
-- Mills making cheap, new engineered wood products will prompt a brawl in the fiberboard market.
-- The lumber industry faces intense competition from Canadian producers.Return to top
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