Timber and Forest products show comes to Penn State in June

Posted: May 29, 2015

Forests are big business in Pennsylvania. Home to more than 2,100 forest-product companies and 500,000 forest landowners, Pennsylvania is the leading hardwood-producing state in the nation. According to Penn State University, the forest-products industry has $11.5 billion in annual sales and generates about $19 billion per year for the state's economy.