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Title: Georgia's timber industry - an assessment of timber product output and use, 2001
Author: Johnson, Tony G.; Wells, John L.
Source: Resour. Bull. SRS-92. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 40 p.
Description: In 2001, industrial roundwood output from Georgia's forests totaled 1.12 billion cubic feet, 10 percent less than in 1999. Mill byproducts generated from primary manufacturers declined 7 percent to 439 million cubic feet. Almost all plant residues were used primarily for fuel and fiber products. Pulpwood was the leading roundwood product at 501 million cubic feet; saw logs ranked second at 485 million cubic feet; veneer logs were third at 73 million cubic feet. The number of primary processing plants declined from 188 in 1999 to 170 in 2001. Total receipts declined 7 percent to 1.17 billion cubic feet.
Keywords: pulpwood, residues, roundwood, saw logs, veneer logs, wood movement
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Johnson, Tony G.; Wells, John L. 2004. Georgia''s timber industry - an assessment of timber product output and use, 2001. Resour. Bull. SRS-92. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 40 p.
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