Sawmills and round fencing manufacturers were also asked whether they held a Chain of Custody certificate. 44% of sawmills who provided data in 2008 reported that they held a Chain of Custody certificate. This proportion varied with size of mill, from 14% of mills producing less than 5 thousand m3 sawnwood to 100% of those producing 25 thousand m3 sawnwood or more. 27% of round fencing manufacturers reported holding a Chain of Custody certificate.
Mills holding certificate
Mills without certificate
Certification status not reported
5 - < 25
Round fencing manufacturers
Source: industry surveys
1. Mills responding for 2008. Accounts for around 90% of total production for sawmills and around 90% of total consumption by round fencing manufacturers.
2. Categories are based on total sawnwood production (softwood and hardwood), in thousand m3.