Forestry Statistics 2009 - UK Grown Timber

Wood production

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It is estimated that 74% of all softwood removals from non-FC/ FS woodlands were harvested in Scotland, 17% in England, 9% in Wales and the remainder in Northern Ireland in 2008.

Table 2.3 Non-FC/ FS softwood removals by country, 1999-2008

Year

England

  Wales

Scotland

Northern
Ireland

        UK

per cent of UK total

1999

18.7

12.1

68.0

1.2

100.0

2000

19.5

12.5

66.8

1.1

100.0

2001

18.8

13.0

67.2

1.0

100.0

2002

12.911.774.51.0100.0

2003

14.99.275.00.8100.0

2004

13.88.976.50.8100.0

2005

15.37.676.11.0100.0

2006

16.08.974.60.5100.0

2007

15.09.175.30.7100.0

2008

17.08.773.60.6100.0

Source: Private Sector Softwood Removals Survey

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