WWPA offers North American and Western U.S. lumber industry focused statistical reports covering softwood lumber production activity, trade statistics, and average lumber prices. Sample reports are included for each publication below as well as a WWPA store link to purchase annual subscriptions from our online store. Visit our Lumber Price Indexes FAQ page for detailed explanations of our Lumber Pricing Indexes.
Western lumber statistics compiled by WWPA cover the region extending from the Pacific Coast to the Great Plains. The Coast Region includes the areas west of the Cascade Range in Western Washington and Western Oregon. The Inland Region is the area extending from the summits of the Cascade and California Coast Ranges to the Great Plains, and from Canada to Mexico. The Redwood region is made up of the north coastal counties of California from San Luis Obispo County to the Oregon border.
Weekly summary of Western softwood lumber production, new and unfilled orders, shipments, and inventories. The report, sent each Thursday, covers the week ending the previous Saturday. Data are shown separately for Coast and Inland Regions. Delivered by email only. (ISSN 0511-8255)
Monthly review of Western industry statistics for production, new and unfilled orders, shipments, inventories and capacity utilization. Includes invoice-based lumber prices for key western products. Delivered by email only. (ISSN 0511-7704)
Covers species produced by Western mills showing volume and average price per thousand board feet by product and grade for current month, previous month and year-to-date. Delivered by email only. (ISSN 1934-9920)
Year-to-date injury control index and annual summary of injury experience of the Western Woods Region, includes injury rates for lumber manufacturing only. (ISSN 0195-9344)
Annual summary of Western softwood lumber production activity by Western state, region and species. Includes Western sawmill profile by state and region covering timber sources, distribution channels, and principle markets. Also included are foreign trade statistics for logs and lumber as well as U.S. housing starts and estimated softwood lumber consumption by market. Many statistics include a 9 year history. Delivered by mail only. (ISSN 0195-931X)
Western lumber production by species and grade (excluding Redwood lumber). Regional production by species and grade are included. Historical data included on CD. Delivery by mail only. (ISSN 1523-3960)