“It’s difficult to put last seasons usage into historical context says Edward Morgan, CEO of Chemical Equipment Labs in Marcus Hook PA. “The comparison of sales and production is difficult to answer due to the lack of product and the logistical obstacles.” he say. “We, as well as other salt and ice melt producers / providers, saw an increase of 400 percent compared to previous average years.”
Many initial forecasts for Winter 2014-2015 call for a repeat performance from Mother Nature.
Morgan goes on to say – ” Over the last 100 years a cycle materializes, and based upon history, we get three years of heavy winters, three years of average winters and a mild winter here and there. Last year was the begging of the three-year heavy-winter cycle in our estimation.”
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