Housing market gloom puts B.C. sawmills at risk of shutdowns

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Article content A pall in North America’s housing market is slashing demand for lumber and threatening to shut down sawmills in B.C., one of the continent’s biggest timber-producing regions. Article content Lumber futures fell four per cent to $433 per 1,000 board feet in Chicago on Thursday, extending a slump to about 62 per cent…

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