PPI Transport Symposium is the leading biennial conference and exhibition for the global forest products logistics industry. It is dedicated exclusively to the worldwide transport, materials handling, and distribution of forest products. Organized by RISI, in association with the International Forest Products Transport Association (IFPTA), PPI Transport Symposium has been running for over 25 years. The next event is scheduled for October 28-31, 2013 in Baltimore, MD USA. PPI Transport Symposium 20 will offer a comprehensive conference program, an associated exhibition, a tour of the Port of Baltimore and a host of networking events.