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2016 NHLA Convention & Exhibit Showcase Recap

MEMPHIS, TENN. – The 2016 National Hardwood Lumber Association Annual Convention & Exhibit Showcase presented by TJT Consulting was held October 5-7 in Washington, DC.  The “global gathering of the hardwood community” took place with approximately 900 delegates in attendance, representing more than 328 companies and 18 countries solidifying the status of global hardwood community.” Opening Session During the October 6 Opening Session, NHLA president Pem... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Wednesday, December 14, 2016 | 0 comments
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2016 - National Hardwood Lumber Association Board of Managers Elects New Leadership

MEMPHIS, TENN. – The National Hardwood Lumber Association elected two new officers and eight new board members during the 2016 NHLA Annual Convention & Exhibit Showcase in Washington, DC. The new members were sworn in on October 7, 2016 during the Friday Business Session.  Brent Stief of Huron Forest Products, Inc. in Alliston, Ontario was elected to serve as president of NHLA. Darwin Murray of McClain Forest Products in West Plains, Missouri will serve as NHLA vice... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Sunday, October 16, 2016 | 1 comments
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10 Reasons to Register for the 2016 NHLA Convention & Exhibit Showcase TODAY!!!

Speakers Krauthammer and Reich - You don't want to miss a joint presentation by two of the most respected intellects in polictics during this election year! Contributing to the Hardwood Forest Foundation by playing golf- Meet us for a 7am shotgun start at the East Potomac Golf Course in DC! All proceeds go to the Hardwood Forest Foundation Gaining new customers - The NHLA is the largest global gathering of the hardwood community, don't miss a chance to network with... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Monday, August 22, 2016 | 0 comments
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Announcement from the Hardwood Federation

EPA announced today that they have decided that no additional regulations are needed to address storm water discharges from forest roads under the Clean Water Act (CWA) at this time.  The action provides final certainty for businesses that make use of forest roads eliminating concerns about additional federal regulations.   In their decision, EPA noted that state, federal, regional, tribal government, and private sector programs already exist nationwide to address water quality... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | 0 comments
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China Is Buying Its Way Into the U.S. Economy

Via U.S. News & World Report-- The concept of "Made in America" is slowly giving way to "Made by China … in America," as Chinese investors are increasingly snatching up U.S.-based companies and assets and raising the eyebrows of some regulators and market spectators. Since the turn of the new year, Chinese suitors have either announced interest in or closed on several multibillion dollar acquisitions of American institutions, such as General Electric's appliance wing, construction... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Wednesday, May 18, 2016 | 0 comments
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