Impact of Hurricanes on Market and Major Pallet Industry Issues - Sep 28, 2017 

Before the storms a severe labor crunch has already been among the top challenges facing most pallet companies. And this could get worse as construction jobs tend to pay better than many positions in the pallet industry.; Storm Recoveries to Impact Trucking: The trucking industry’s capacity is going to be challenged, particularly for the flatbed segment, and rates on the spot market and contract market are expected to go up.