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Rising costs of exporting Timber from Brazil

Rewind 12 months, and the timber industry, like many others, saw a huge increase in sea freight prices. Especially from China. However, this same surge in prices is now the case for sea freight coming from Brazil and South America. And it happened very quickly.

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Our Tips on how to Manage Timber Stock

Properly managing stock levels when dealing with timber is vital. Maintaining adequate levels for your business means, ultimately, a top-performing supply chain. Our expertise means we understand the timber industry and how demand fluctuates throughout the year. We use our knowledge to change our stock levels, ensuring the quality remains high, all year round.

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The Future of Green Homes 

The world has an ever-growing population. Therefore we can expect to see many more houses being built, to accommodate the growing population. Many house builders are looking for more environmentally friendly approaches and ways of building homes.

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UK Timber Industry: materials shortage is still a real issue 

The current worldwide Timber shortage could last well into the later months of 2021. With many calling it the ‘wood crisis’. With factors such as the shipping container issues, and the high demand in the US house building. Sawmills have been unable to rebuild stock levels, whilst demand remains high.

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Think Timber: B2B Timber Suppliers 

At Think Timber, we work in close partnership with timber stair manufacturing businesses. We aim to not only make improvements and cost savings for our B2B customers but also strive to always look at the bigger picture and our impact on the environment.

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The Benefits of Engineered Oak Products in an Unsustainable Marketplace

Many people within the timber industry are frustrated – and with good reason! The supply and demand issues facing us are disruptive to business, at all stages. As a supplier, we are faced with issues daily. With every issue, someone somewhere in our supply chain has failed to deliver a service/product on time. This then has a direct impact on us and our customers.

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