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Railroad ties will be one of the factors in the future of wood

(Source: Woodworking Network, November 10, 2017)

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Increased demand for railroad ties could drive prices for hardwoods higher. Increased demand or need for ties above the “normal” amount means that the price of ties will go up in order to encourage sawmills to produce ties instead of lumber.

Full story: Woodworking Network

Monday, November 13, 2017

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