FTMA Trussted Insight

Price is not the enemy: It’s an unprofitable supply chain that’s out to kill us! With Tim Woods of IndustryEdge, February 2022 A new year is the perfect time to challenge some of the old thinking that may have been holding us back. New year’s resolutions...

FTMA Housing Update #11

Timber prices will remain high in 2022 Here’s why Prepared by IndustryEdge, November 2021 For some time now, every public conversation about houses has included discussion of timber prices. The entire nation has an opinion about housing markets and by proxy,...

FTMA Housing Update #10

Surfing the Housing Pipeline (or measuring the demand-supply gap) Prepared by IndustryEdge, September 2021 Having recently outlined the bursting pipeline of housing work in the supply chain, we have been asked more than once – when will it end? That’s a fair question,...

FTMA Housing Update #9

Timber supply chain: ensuring it doesn’t break … and keeping your business safe Prepared by IndustryEdge, July 2021 In recent editions of FTMA News, we have been discussing dwelling approvals, the housing pipeline and the impact on the supply chain. In this edition,...

FTMA Housing Update #8

Pipeline of work continues to grow Prepared by IndustryEdge, May 2021 Australia is going through a housing boom that is without precedent in its history. The amount and value of work in the building pipeline has never been greater, has never been faster, has never...