Forestry Statistics 2008 - UK Grown Timber

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A total of 294 thousand green tonnes of UK softwood was purchased by softwood fencing manufacturers in 2007. This represents an increase of 7% from the 2006 total of 275 thousand green tonnes.

Table 2.28 UK roundwood purchased by softwood round fencing manufacturers, 1998-2007

Year

Size category (consumption)1

Total

< 1

1 - < 5

5 - < 10

10 +

thousand green tonnes

1998

15

11258216

401

1999

119856220

385

2000

14

82

60

190

347

2001

12

74

59180

325

2002

116368148289

2003

106262132265

2004

86953143273

2005

106650194321

2006

117747140275

2007

136060161294

Source: Survey of Round Fencing Manufacturers

Notes:

1. Categories are based on total softwood consumption, in thousand green tonnes.

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