Wood Products magazine has issued the 2014 Wood Industry Almanac - a guide to the secondary woodwork manufacturing industry. It profiles 10 major wood manufacturing segments, and lists resources for education, training and new technology and supplies.
States Industries, a manufacturer of hardwood plywood, laid off 35 employees, a week after the International Trade Commission voted unanimously against placing antidumping duties on hardwood plywood imported from China.
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North American shipments of particleboard increased 6.5 percent to 290 MMSF (3/4" basis) in October helping to offset a 9.4 percent drop to 177 MMSF (3/4" basis) in MDF shipments compared to October 2012.