Forestry Statistics 2008 - UK Grown Timber

Sawmills - All Mills

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The majority of the 211 active sawmills in 2007 (107) were in England, 70 were in Scotland, 21 in Wales and 13 in Northern Ireland.

Table 2.10 Number of sawmills by country, 1998-2007

Year

England

Scotland

   Wales

Northern
Ireland

       UK

1998

201

953015

341

1999

188872915

319

2000

168

87

27

15

297

2001

145

84

2715

271

2002

131802315249

2003

125782215240

2004

114752115225

2005

110712014215

2006

110712113215

2007

107702113211

Source: Sawmill Survey

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