Panama City, FL –
JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) – The price of lumber has skyrocketed in recent months, leaving many builders and homeowners unable to move forward with construction.
Local manufacturers with Spanish Trails Lumber say it’s a supply and demand issue. There is more than enough wood for everyone and there is indeed a demand. But worker shortages affect their ability to meet this demand.
Having fewer workers slows down production, making their product all the more valuable.
Tonight at six o’clock we are examining the impact on our local market.
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