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First Hydrowood Tender The first 38 lots of Hydrowood logs and sawn timber are now open for public tender. The sawn material is whole logs sawn into 50mm slabs. A total of 35.4 cubic metres of timber and logs are for … Continue reading

Record price for blackwood sawlog at tender!!!

The results of the August 2015 tender at Island Specialty Timbers have just been posted. Two small blackwood logs were included amongst the 27 lots tendered. One of the logs (Lot 23) was a plain-grain Utility Grade (NOT Cat … Continue reading

IST Blackwood Sawlog Tender Results 2014-15

Here is a summary of blackwood sawlog tender results from Island Specialty Timbers (IST) for the 2014-15 financial year. This follows my inaugural report last year: During the year 14 lots of blackwood logs were put to tender … Continue reading

November 2014 Island Specialty Timbers Tender Results

27 of 28 lots sold to 10 of 19 bidders at good to very strong prices for most lots. (and scroll down the page for the latest tender results) Lots 2 and 24 contained blackwood logs. Lot 2: A … Continue reading

Latest IST blackwood tender results

The latest tender results have been posted by Island Specialty Timbers. These tender results provide the only publically available open, competitive prices for blackwood logs. The September tender had 26 parcels. 24 of the 26 logs and timber lots sold … Continue reading

Blackwood Sawlog Tender Results 2013-14

Here’s a summary of tender results for blackwood logs sold by Island Specialty Timbers (IST) for the 2013-14 financial year. In the absence of any IST Market Report or any better market information, this small dataset is as good as … Continue reading

IST March Tender Results

The Island Specialty Timbers March tender results posted today show a dramatic drop in market sentiment. Prices for all species were dramatically down on recent trends. Whether this is a temporary dip or the start of something bigger remains to … Continue reading

November 2013 IST blackwood tender results

The November Island Specialty Timbers (IST) tender results provided some mixed results for blackwood. There were three blackwood logs up for tender; two small and one medium size log; all plain grain with some negative quality issues. Only the smallest … Continue reading

Another record price at IST tender

The September tender of special timbers at Island Specialty Timbers achieved yet another record result.  The price wasn’t for a blackwood log (none were offered in the September sale) but the result clearly demonstrates that the market for premium timbers … Continue reading

Record price achieved for premium blackwood sawlog at IST tender

The August tender of special timbers at Island Specialty Timbers achieved a record price for a blackwood sawlog. Described by IST as possibly the best blackwood log ever offered for tender at IST Geeveston, the log achieved a price of … Continue reading