MDM-Podcasts-launch
Need Help? (888) 742-5060

In The News:

Louisiana-Pacific 3Q Sales Grow 20.4%

Building materials manufacturer Louisiana-Pacific Corp. (NYSE: LPX), Nashville, TN, reported sales for the third quarter of $718.3 million, an increase of 20.4 percent compared to the same period a year ago. The company reported a profit of $109.8 million, up 67.4 percent from the same quarter a year ago.

The oriented strand board segment reported sales for the third quarter of $350.9 million, an increase of 18 percent year-over-year. Sales for the siding segment increased 16.1 percent to $226.2 million. The engineered wood products segment reported sales of $98.1 million, an increase of 21.6 percent from a year ago. The South America segment had sales of $38.3 million, an increase of 20.8 percent.

Year-to-date sales were $2 billion, up 20.2 percent over the prior-year period. The company reported a profit of $259.2 million, compared to a profit of $107.6 million in the first nine months of 2016.

© 2019 Gale Media, Inc.

Please do not reprint MDM's content on your website without MDM's express permission as it is copyrighted material. To gain permission, email us, or call 1-888-742-5060. For information on PDF or print reprints, visit www.mdm.com/reprints. MDM welcomes inbound links from your site. Please cite Modern Distribution Management.

2018-top-distributors-listThe 2018 Top Distributors List

This free PDF includes lists of top distribution companies across 14 sectors.

You will also receive MDM Update, our daily distribution e-newsletter & other distribution-focused content.

Download the Free PDF now >>


MDM-UpdateMDM Update: Daily Newsletter 

Sign up to read the best source for news & trends in wholesale distribution, MDM Update. Delivered daily to your inbox. 

Sign-up for MDM Update >>

Partner Center