Month: February 2017

  • Number of Construction Fatalities on the Rise Nationwide

    According to a study completed by the Ohio Safety and Health Administration, 20.2% of all workplace deaths were due to construction related incidents. Unfortunately, this trend, though lower than in previous years, is on the rise. According to a report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction worker fatalities have hit an all-time high since […]

  • China’s Cotton Industry Continues to Grow at a Rapid Rate

    China’s Cotton Industry Continues to Grow at a Rapid Rate

    Approximately 29 million tons of cotton are produced annually, but the demand for the product in China is now experiencing record highs. In fact, the country’s voracious desire for the fabric is producing its best rally in almost half a year. This year, Chinese consumers have committed to buying approximately five times more American cotton […]