Forestry Statistics 2007 - UK Grown Timber

Wood production

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It is estimated that 75% of all softwood removals from non-FC/ FS woodlands were harvested in Scotland, 15% in England, 9% in Wales and the remainder in Northern Ireland in 2006.

Table 2.3 Non-FC/ FS softwood removals by country, 1997-2006

Year

England

Scotland

   Wales

Northern
Ireland

       UK

per cent of UK total

1997

26.1

62.6

10.3

1.0

100.0

1998

22.4

65.3

11.2

1.1

100.0

1999

18.7

68.0

12.1

1.2

100.0

2000

19.5

66.8

12.5

1.1

100.0

2001

18.8

67.2

13.0

1.0

100.0

2002

12.874.611.61.0100.0

2003

14.975.19.20.8100.0

2004

13.876.58.90.8100.0

2005

14.876.57.71.0100.0

2006

15.375.48.90.5100.0

Source: Private Sector Softwood Removals Survey


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