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Title: U.S. Forest Products Annual Market Review and Prospects 2010-2014

Source: USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, Research Note, FPL-RN-0331, 2014; 16 p.

Author(s)Howard, James L.; McKeever, David B.

Publication Year: 2014  View PDF »

Category: Research Notes
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4851-5B

Abstract: This paper describes the current state of the U.S. economy and provides general and statistical information on forest products markets in terms of production, trade, consumption, and prices. Market developments are described for sawn softwood, sawn hardwood, softwood log trade, wood-based panels, paper and paperboard, fuelwood, forest product prices, and housing starts. Policy initiatives that can affect domestic markets and international trade in wood products are also discussed in some detail. Data are provided through the end of 2012, with estimates for 2013 and forecasts for 2014.

Keywords: production; trade; prices; forest products

Publication Review Process: Informally Refereed (Peer-Reviewed)

File size: 582 kb(s)

Date posted: 09/25/2014

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RITS Product ID: 69474
Current FPL Scientists associated with this product (listed alphabetically)
Howard, James L.
Economist
McKeever, David B.
Research Forester
 

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