Forestry Statistics 2009 - UK Grown Timber

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A total of 341 thousand green tonnes of UK softwood was purchased by softwood fencing manufacturers in 2008. This represents an increase of 15% from the 2007 total of 296 thousand green tonnes.

Table 2.27 UK roundwood purchased by softwood round fencing manufacturers, 1999-2008

Year

Size category (consumption)1

     Total

   < 1

1 - < 5

5 - < 10

   10 +

thousand green tonnes

1999

119856220

385

2000

14

82

60

190

347

2001

12

74

59180

324

2002

116368148289

2003

96262132264

2004

86953143272

2005

106650194320

2006

107747140275

2007

126360161296

2008

106664201341

Source: Survey of Round Fencing Manufacturers

Notes:

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

Links to Forestry Statistics 2009