Products & Services


Monthly Reports

Each month, a 2-year forecast including demand, capacity, market conditions and prices plus a Spotlight Article on an issue of interest.

Quarterly Forecast Service

Each quarter, a longer-term forecast with in-depth analysis on the macroeconomic environment, end-use market indicators, demand, capacity, market conditions and prices.

State Analysis

A comprehensive 5-year state-by-state macroeconomic forecast, along with individual product forecasts and histories for lumber, structural panels, non-structural panels, and engineered lumber. Click here for more details.

Lumber Market Status & Trends

Weekly reports analyzing the spectrum of current market variables that affect lumber markets.  Click here for more details.

Capacity Reports

The industry's only comprehensive reports covering lumber, LVL, I-joists, PSI, LSL, plywood OSB, particleboard and MDF. 

Historical Data

The industry's most comprehensive historical database, covering all aspects of the macro economy, housing, and wood product markets.

Single & Multi-Client Research 

Single and multi-client reports that examine issues not covered in our regular reports.


Contact us to have our team of analysts support you with your research and analytical needs. Engage us for any of the following services:

  • Single-client research
  • Multi-client studies
  • Litigation Support
  • Due Diligence Support

Speaking Engagements

Do you need a speaker for your conference or industry gathering? FEA economists are known throughout the industry for their enthusiastic and insightful presentations on the following topics:

  • Lumber markets
  • Engineered lumber markets
  • Wood panels markets
  • Timber markets
  • Developments in the wood-based biomass area
  • The macroeconomic outlook.


Wood Panel Capacity Database - Keep tabs on individual mill capacities for North American OSB, softwood plywood, particleboard and MDF. This information will be available to subscribers on the FEA site, will be updated regularly and will reflect the latest information on new capacity investment, existing mill expansions, mill closures and ownership changes.

Access to the Industry's Most Experienced, Knowledgeable Analysts

At FEA you have our analysts' cell phone numbers. With seven analysts across North America, someone is always available to answer your question. 

A Deep Commitment to Service

We strive to maintain a challenging, intellectually honest, team-focused environment.  We believe that our reputation is our most valuable asset and we go to great lengths to nurture and grow that asset.  Our primary goal is to forge strong relationships with our clients so that we can deliver the best value for their research dollar.