Our committed contract volume is now full for January and February of 2021. Please contact the office for market options for poplar, prior to cutting.
Ayat Timbers International: Ayat Timbers in Penobsquis is open once again, and is seeking White Pine logs (Monday-Friday 7am-4pm). Javed Mian 1-306-491-5224, call prior to harvest.
AV Group NB Inc:
Beginning Monday, June 29th, AV will resume, regular 24/7 deliveries.
Av Group, in Nackawic NB, have made further changes to their gatewood specifications and pricing, effective April 23rd 2020.
Delco Forest Products:
Delco currently has a high inventory of roundwood, and as a result, will no longer be purchasing from the SNB Board area for the winter 2021. Stay tuned as they plan to continue purchasing this spring.
Devon Lumber Co. Ltd:
Devon Lumber in Fredericton NB, has resumed purchasing red/black spruce and balsam fir studwood. Pricing is the same for 2020; however, the maximum butt size has been reduced from 12" to a maximum butt diameter of 9" outside the bark.
Effective June 1st, 2020; Devon Lumber Co. Ltd will stop buying 6 ' Cedar Sawlogs.
Effective January 4 2021, all roundwood deliveries will be accepted between 8:30 am-4pm.
JD Irving Ltd:
SNB Marketing Board now has a softwood and birch contract with JD Irving, effective October 10/2020 - Jan 9/2021. This is a 3 month contract. Owners and/or Producers who wish to ship under the board's contract, please contact the office with an estimate on volume by product type. The softwood contract has a limit of 30% pulpwood content, of the total volume. If you wish to ship under the Board contract, you must identify the producer on the Transportation Certificate as SNB Marketing Board . Also, the contract number for softwood is 3639 and the hardwood contract number is 3644.
Effective June 8th, JDI will be reducing pricing on loads of Studwood containing more than 40% balsam fir by $5/gmt. The % of fir will be determined by the quality sample taken from the load.
Please be advised that due to the lack of demand for Hardwood Sawlogs, the JDI Sussex mill will no longer be purchasing Hardwood Sawlogs, effective at the end of the day Friday, May 16th.
Effective Monday October 26, JDI will temporarily stop purchasing softwood pulpwood from producers/suppliers that is not under an individual contract or a marketing board contract(i.e.,no gatewood or non-contract purchases).
LP remains on strict quotas/week, please contact the office prior to delivery. Hours remain Monday-Thursday 8-6pm NB time. Committed volume pricing available, call the office for improved pricing.
Ledwidge Lumber: Ledwidge Lumber in Enfield NS is now accepting NB studwood. Effective September 23/2020. Please review spec page, as new truckers will need to re-orientate on yard procedures.
Marwood: Red pine and hemlock pricing has improved for 2020. Pricing is now broken up into two zones. Red Pine deliveries will resume in October, if you have a red pine stand you would like to assess for treatment, please contact the office (506) 433-9865. Little's Lumber in Harvey is currently seeking Hemlock logs.
McMillan Forest Products: McMillan's in Belleisle Creek is looking to purchase hemlock logs, and continues to buy 8,10,and 12 foot cedar (10's and 12's preferred). They also buy oversized spruce logs.
Russell & Swim, Doaktown: JD Irving Doaktown sawmill will resume purchasing white pine logs on July 2nd/2020. To avoid staining, the logs should be delivered within a couple days after harvest. Doaktown is also in the process of constructing a new white pine mill. Construction will begin soon, and the new mill expects to be running by Spring 2021.
Woodland Pulp LLC:
Softwood deliveries to Woodland will resume January 11th 2021.
Hardwood is 24/7, please contact the office prior to sending, as quotas remain in place.