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Pete Stewart

Pete Stewart is the Founder, President, and CEO of Forest2Market.

Recent Posts

January 02, 2019
11 Predictions for Global Wood Consuming Industries in 2019
1. Global pulp market will maintain strength. China will continue to buy more pulp in 2019 as its continued...
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December 10, 2018
Why Have Lumber Prices Fallen?
The US housing sector—a bellwether for economic health—has showed signs of stagnation (and even the prospect of...
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November 02, 2018
Housing Start Forecast: What the Next Five Years Really Look Like
Housing start forecasts are overly optimistic, with many in the industry suggesting we'll see 1.6 million housing...
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January 25, 2018
Charting the Sinking Dollar and Lumber Trade Flows into 2018
An interesting dynamic in global currencies is taking shape. The DJIA continues to soar, tax cuts are on the horizon...
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January 16, 2018
10 Predictions for Global Wood Consuming Industries in 2018
Pulp market will continue to race forward. With China’s moratorium on Mixed Paper imports (as a feedstock), many...
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January 03, 2017
9 Predictions for Global Wood Consuming Industries (& the NBA) in 2017
My predictions for global wood consuming industries (and the NBA) in 2017: US pulp and paper producers will...
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August 30, 2016
Global Wood Consuming Industries: 2016 YTD in Review
At the end of 2015, I put together a list of predictions for global wood consuming businesses for 2016. While 2016...
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April 25, 2016
What Does It Take to Move Pulpwood from Western Russia to Scandinavia by Water?
As many of you know, Forest2Market recently started operating in Europe and western Russia. We have named the new...
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December 22, 2015
9 Predictions for Global Wood Consuming Industries in 2016
We'll be taking a break over the holidays. But not before we close the year with another list of predictions for...
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December 21, 2015
2015 Wood Consuming Industry Predictions: The Scorecard
In his blog post last December, Forest2Market president and CEO, Pete Stewart made ten predictions for...
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April 01, 2015
Wood Supply Chronicles, Part 2: The Unintended Consequences of Timberland Divestments
In the first part of this series, Wood Supply Chronicles, I highlighted three events that have changed wood supply in...
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March 13, 2015
Want to Know If Your Wood Costs Are Too High? Find a Peer Group
Are my wood costs too high? This is an age old question, often posed rhetorically. I am sure that all of us— from...
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January 22, 2015
Wood Fiber Supply Chronicles, Part 1: Divestment, Depression and Demand Create Bio-mess
In this series, I will discuss the difficult circumstances that consumers of wood fiber are facing. In this first...
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December 22, 2014
10 Predictions for Wood Consuming Industries in 2015
We'll be taking a break over the holidays. But not before we close the year with a list of 10 predictions for wood...
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November 03, 2014
How Much Wood Supply Do I Need Under Agreement?
From traditional timberland leases to agreements between private owners that are guided by a strict legal contract, the...
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February 04, 2014
How Much of a Manufacturing Facility’s Wood Supply Should Be under Supply Agreement?
Every year, 25 million tons of wood move under supply agreements indexed to Forest2Market’s data and pricing. It’s no...
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July 30, 2013
The Real Threat to Forest Sustainability in the US South
There was a time, not long ago, when the largest threat to forests in the United States was widely believed to come...
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