The 2019 World of Wood Convention will host a session about customs classifications for wood led by National Import Specialist Laurel Duvall, who focuses on wood products in her work for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The convention is slated for April 3–5 at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Ariz. Registration info can be found here.


Havwoods International (New York) released its Wood Book of 2019 for the North American market, as well as a new Deck Book, both featuring product directories, new product releases, case studies and trends. The Wood Book can be downloaded online here; the Deck Book can be found here.