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