Forestry Statistics 2008 - UK Grown Timber

Exports

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UK softwood exports in 2007 consisted of 588 thousand green tonnes of pulpwood and 171 thousand green tonnes of logs, giving a total of 759 thousand green tonnes of roundwood. The UK also exported 251 thousand tonnes of chips.

Table 2.29 Summary of softwood exports1, 1998-2007

Year

Roundwood

Chips

Pulpwood

Logs

Total

thousand green tonnes

1998

0

..0..

1999

24..24..

2000

16

..16..

2001

61

..61..

2002

133..133..

2003

21790307..

2004

465145610320

2005

560145705150

2006

505138643214

2007

588171759251

Source: industry associations

Notes:

1. Data for exports from Northern Ireland before 2004 are not available.

.. denotes not available.

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