Forestry Statistics 2009 - UK Grown Timber

Sawmills - All Mills

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The majority of the 204 active sawmills in 2008 (104) were in England, 68 were in Scotland, 19 in Wales and 13 in Northern Ireland.

Table 2.10 Number of sawmills by country, 1999-2008

Year

England

  Wales

Scotland

Northern
Ireland

        UK

1999

188298715

319

2000

168

27

87

15

297

2001

145

27

8415

271

2002

131238015249

2003

125227815240

2004

114217515225

2005

109207114214

2006

109217113214

2007

106217013210

2008

104196813204

Source: Sawmill Survey

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