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PLM to share insurance options at WPE Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas - Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual (PLM) will bring its woodworking business insurance expertise to Wood Pro Expo, co-located with the Cabinets & Closets Expo, March 12-13. The expo is preceded by a full-day conference on March 11 that includes two tracks: Cabinets & Closets and Wood Pro.

New trade deal set to replace NAFTA

Representatives from the United States, Canada and Mexico recently met to sign a new trade deal that will affect many woodworking companies and suppliers. The three countries signed the United State-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) in Mexico City. The new agreement will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement that was introduced in 1994. President Trump has sought to replace NAFTA since he took office. It was also a rare example of bipartisan cooperation in an increasingly divided Washington.

MiLL Industry Days event links students, industry

All 275 students currently enrolled in MiLL programs as well as student groups from Peyton High School and Elbert High School had an opportunity to talk to 45 representatives from 20 companies.
By Katie Stearns