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Hardwood Face Veneer and Plywood Mill Closures in Michigan and Wisconsin Since 1950Author(s): Lewis T. Hendricks
Source: Research Note NC-14. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionIn recent years there has been a great deal of concern about the closure of numberous hardwood face veneer and plywood mills in Michigan and Wisconsin. As part of an overall study of that industry in the northern Lake States region, the basic reasons leading to the closure of these mills were investigated. In the past 15 years, there have been eight known mill closures within the study area with an estimated total employment loss of 1,600 people. Presumably, each of these closures affected the economic equilibrium of the geographic areas in which they were located.
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CitationHendricks, Lewis T. 1966. Hardwood Face Veneer and Plywood Mill Closures in Michigan and Wisconsin Since 1950. Research Note NC-14. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsveneer, plywood mill, hardwood
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