In softwood lumber, producer prices in Germany have further increased in August compared to July and June. Hardwood lumber prices, covered by the German Federal Statistical Office Destatis, have paused on the same level for months. For raw particle boards Destatis recorded a price decline compared to July. In August, prices here were back on the May-level. In HDF, price increases of the early summer have proved true. Laminate flooring prices remained at rock bottom.