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Business Insider: US housing shortage making homes less affordable, and conditions don't seem to be improving; shortage is due to US not having built enough homes, while materials delays make scheduling projects inconsistent and hard to retain workers

Greif, Royal Group, Cascades Containerboard Packaging are experiencing labor shortages and working to attract workers by streamlining the application process, expanding job fairs, training new hires on skills that build confidence, officials say

RBC highlights paper products news for the week (May 15): Kruger to buy Domtar's Kamloops, British Columbia, pulp mill; Paper Excellence expects 10,000 tonne loss of market pulp output due to labor shortage in BC; West Fraser lifts BCTMP pricing in China

Autonomous driving software developer Cyngn highlights benefits autonomous vehicles provide for manufacturers, such as increased throughput, safety, lower costs, labor shortage solutions; industrial AVs can produce operational efficiency gains of over 50%

KPMG/REC UK Report on Jobs in April shows hiring activity at robust pace despite ongoing candidate shortages weighing on growth; competition for scarce candidates put pressure on pay, pace of starting salary inflation close to survey record: IHS Markit

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