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The LBM Daily Newsletter: March 26, 2017.
THE DAILY BUZZ
 
Dairy for Wood
 
A free market think tank has proposed a unique solution our countries softwood lumber trade issues- relaxing trade on Canadian dairy products in exchange for considerations on lumber.

"Trade barriers have never made more than a small minority of people richer, at the expense of the vast majority," says the report from the Montreal Economic Institute

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ContractCloseChangeVolumeOpen Int
May 2017376.70+3.403583785
July 2017384.30+1.50179980
Sept 2017375.10+ .7068230
Nov 2017381.40UNCH1861
Jan 2018385.00+2.00116
 

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