export timber

As a leading manufacturer of wooden shipping crates, pallets and skids, Industrial Wholesale & Lumber is a member in good standing with Timber Products Inspection’s Heat Treatment (HT) Program, which is accredited by the American Lumber Standard Committee, Inc. (ALSC). Our facility is in compliance with the International Plant Protection Committee’s ISPM-15: Guidelines for Regulating Wood Packaging Material in International Trade.

Our accreditation and compliance ensures that IWL is doing its part to eliminate the potential pathways and spread of pests through our wood packaging materials and have adopted the treatment guidelines set forth by the International Plant Protection Convention.

For an explanation of marks needed for exporting crates, pallets and skids, as well as country-specific information, please contact your IWL rep or visit Timber Products Inspection to review the HT Marks Descriptions.

The following sites provide a background for the guidelines we follow and an industry-specific glossary to aid with commonly used terminology: