Trucks, Drivers, Wood and Chains...
As Weyerhaeuser has been implementing their new contracts with suppliers across Wood Products and Timberlands, their people and suppliers quickly identified a gap in the Lake States. Find out what it is.
Governor's 2015 Forest Products Summit
The Governor’s 2015 Forest Products Summit, held Wednesday in East Lansing, Michigan, brought together 150 representatives from industry, government, the financial sector and academia to continue actions started at the Governor's 2013 Forest Products Summit to encourage growth of wood-using indus
2018 Q2 Forest Market Report
The 2018 second quarter report includes data on forest health in Huron-Manistee, Ottawa and Hiawatha forests, second quarter state and federal market activity and second quarter timber sales.
2018 Q1 Forest Market Report
The 2018 first quarter report includes data on forest health in Huron-Manistee, Ottawa and Hiawatha forests, first quarter state and federal market activity and first quarter timber sales.
Labor Issues in Trucking Industry
The U.S. trucking industry is effectively needing to replace the entire workforce every year (100% turnover) and new legislation is making it very difficult to attract and retain people. In 2015, the U.S. will have a 250,000 deficit in truck drivers.