State of the Pallet Industry Marketing, Rebranding and the Economic & Political Climate Facing the Industry - Apr 27, 2017 

What will happen in the near future? Look for the Trump agenda to trudge along. Remember that change is hard to bring to Washington D.C. The rest of the year should be interesting, but don’t expect major changes to improve the business environment until 2018 at the earliest.; U.S. Government Assesses Preliminary Duties on Canadian Softwood Lumber: The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has ruled in favor of U.S. softwood lumber industry and has determined that Canadian producers are receiving subsidies ranging from 3.02% to 24.12%.