Woodworking Industry News

July manufacturing PMI grows

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector grew in July, with the overall economy achieving a 26th consecutive month of growth, say the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business. Wood products was one of few that fell back,

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Timber Products' particleboard plant 'indefinitely closed' as company assesses site

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – The July 25 fire that raged through the Timber Products particleboard mill is being assessed to determine if future operations will be possible at the site. Until then, the Sutter Creek, Calif., facility will remain closed.  Timber Products said it is investigating the damage to the site to assess its options moving forward.