Tennessee's timber industry - an assessment of timber product output and use, 1997

  • Authors: Stratton, Daniel; Wright, Robert C
  • Publication Year: 1999
  • Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
  • Source: Resour. Bull. SRS-42.Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station.36 p.
  • DOI: 10.2737/SRS-RB-42

Abstract

In 1997, roundwood output from Tennessee's forests was 321 million cubic feet. Mill byproducts generated from primary manufacturers was 128 million cubic feet. Ninety-one percent of the plant residues were used primarily for fuel and fiber products. Saw logs were the leading roundwood product at 180 million cubic feet; pulpwood ranked second at 122 million cubic feet; other industrial products were third at 18 million cubic feet. There were 505 primary processing plants operating in Tennessee in 1997. Total receipts amounted to 356 million cubic feet.

  • Citation: Stratton, Daniel; Wright, Robert C 1999. Tennessee''s timber industry - an assessment of timber product output and use, 1997. Resour. Bull. SRS-42.Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station.36 p.
  • Posted Date: April 1, 1980
  • Modified Date: August 22, 2006
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