Softwood lumber is ranked among the world’s most volatile traded commodities. FCStone Forest Products Group has significant experience in creating customized solutions to successfully manage a broad spectrum of risks impacting the forest industry. We have developed programs for companies all along the lumber supply chain, including producing mills, wholesale/distribution, and end users. For integrated producers, tools are available to stabilize pulp, linerboard, newsprint, and recycled product prices.
The Forest Products Group takes a global perspective and helps clients mitigate exposure to volatile energy prices, fuel surcharges, and foreign exchange rates.
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