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Pacific Northwest markets cool Off in October

By Bill Beck - October 11, 2017

After increasing $35 in August and September, markets in the Pacific Northwest cooled off in October, dropping an average of $20, both on the docks and at local domestic mills. One West Coast broker attributed the drop to a Canadian broker who sold several cargoes off the East Coast to Turkish buyers at prices well below the market in early September. “That was not really in line with prices in the rest of the world,” he said.

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