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Category: hardwood lumber

Hardwood And Music Ingrained In This City

The Commercial Appeal- Ted Evanoff- August 23, 2015- Interesting mail has arrived the past couple weeks touching on Memphians’ propensity to live in the past, the rivalry with Nashville and, yes, the National Hardwood Lumber Association. We’ll start in the woods. Asked a reader: “Why are these lumber people here anyway?” Well, I like the past so I’ll answer like this: Hardly anyone alive today remembers when a dozen sawmills roared in Memphis, traders sold off 100,000 mules a year and hardwood... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Monday, August 24, 2015 | 0 comments
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West Virginia Lumber Industry Rebounding- Expands to Chinese Markets

Andrew Brown-West Virginia Gazette- June 28, 2015---The trees that cover the Mountain State and attract visitors with their colorful visuals in the fall are becoming a sought after commodity again. Spurred on by the recovering housing market in the United States and new export opportunities in foreign countries, West Virginia’s lumber and wood-products industries are starting to recover from a six-year slump. In the past three years, employment and output from sawmills and other... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Monday, June 29, 2015 | 0 comments
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