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Lumber Shipments

BC softwood lumber export volume to South Korea for the first two months of 2018 decreased 38.6% to 24,430 cubic meters as compared to 39,784 cubic meters for the same period of 2017.
This significant downward trajectory comes from many… more

Housing Construction

Due to the ongoing government intervention to curb rising house prices and cool down the overheated housing market, South Korea’s housing starts in number of buildings for the first two months of 2018 significantly decreased 36.4% to… more

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Economy Update

South Korea’s Gross Domestic Product increased 1.1% on-quarter in the first quarter of 2018 (2.8% increase from the first quarter of 2017), turning around from a 0.2% drop three months earlier thanks to increased investment and… more

Promoting WFC in Busan, Korea’s Second Largest City

The Busan Housing & Interior Exhibition is held at BEXCO in Busan every March and Canada Wood Korea (CWK) opened our industry booth again this year, introducing Canadian lumber and engineered wood to visitors. In particular, the… more

Participation in the 2017 Korea Wood Design Awards

The 2017 Korea Wood Design Awards that has been sponsored by Canada Wood Korea since 2006 was held at the Hyundae Hillstate Gallery, Seoul from November 22.
The awards were given to the completed works and planning. The completed works… more