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Title: Mississippi's timber industry - an assessment of timber product output and use, 2005
Author: Bentley, James W.; Howell, Michael; Johnson, Tony G.
Source: Resour. Bull. SRS–131. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 32 p.
Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB)
Description: In 2005, industrial roundwood output from Mississippi's forests totaled 1.03 billion cubic feet, 11 percent more than in 2002. Mill byproducts generated from primary manufacturers decreased 1 percent to 385 million cubic feet. Almost all plant residues were used primarily for fuel and fiber products. Saw logs were the leading roundwood product at 543 million cubic feet; pulpwood ranked second at 366 million cubic feet; veneer logs were third at 78 million cubic feet. The number of primary processing plants remained at 116 in 2005. Total receipts increased 2 percent to 908 million cubic feet.
Keywords: FIA, pulpwood, residues, roundwood, saw logs, veneer logs, wood movement
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Bentley, James W.; Howell, Michael; Johnson, Tony G. 2008. Mississippi''s timber industry - an assessment of timber product output and use, 2005. Resour. Bull. SRS–131. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 32 p.
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