You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Trends in Southern pulpwood production, 1953-1993
Author: Johnson, Tony G.
Source: Resour. Bull. SRS–3. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 18 p.
Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
Description: Southern pulpwood production has increased more than fourfold from 16.2 million cords in 1953 to 66.3 million cords in 1993. Softwood roundwood production more than doubled in the same time period; however, softwood production expressed as a proportion of the total production dramatically declined. In contrast, hardwood roundwood production and production from residues of all types substantially increased. The average daily pulping capacity of Southern mills climbed from 28,670 tons per day in 1953 to 132,992 tons per day in 1993. Southern mills accounted for more than two-thirds of the nation's total pulping capacity in 1993.
Keywords: Pulpmills, pulpwood, roundwood, residues, pulping capacity.
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
- You may send email to email@example.com to request a hard copy of this publication. (Please specify exactly
which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
XML: View XML
Johnson, Tony G. 1996. Trends in Southern pulpwood production, 1953-1993. Resour. Bull. SRS–3. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 18 p.
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility