Lacey Act Requirements for Imported Wood Packaging Materials - Sep 24, 2021 

The rules exempt all recycled/used pallets and wood packaging as well as new pallets and wood packaging materials that are under load. Reporting requirements are intended to track what agriculture product enters the United States and to monitor for illegal products.; Housing Report Focuses on Supply Disruptions: Total, single-family, and multi-family starts were negative month-over-month. This may not necessarily reflect decreased demand; rather completions are slowed due to the unavailability of building materials and products.