Good thing we can damage our fish bearing streams for Chinese pallet manufacturers.
Chinese demand boosting Peninsula log exports to ‘astronomical’ levels
"The phenomenon has boosted the wood products
industry on the North Olympic Peninsula, he said, because it’s allowed
for timber harvests that wouldn’t be happening otherwise.
It’s a bit of a gold rush mentality right now,” Stutesman said.
I don’t know when it will change, but let’s hope it doesn’t.....
The wood that’s going there . . . is primarily
for forming material that they use to make the concrete housing units,
also for packaging and pallet material.”