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Production, Prices, Employment, and Trade in Northwest Forest Industries. All Years.

Table 12—Percentage of total volume and f.o.b. mill prices for hem-fir lumber, Inland mills, 1977-2008a

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  (Thousand board feet; price in dollars per thousand board feet)
Moulding Shop Structural items Heavy framingb Light framingb Utility Economy  
Year Percent Price Percent Price Percent Price Percent Price Percent Price Percent Price Percent Price Total volume, all grades
1977   412.07   266.43   244.95           131.94   59.85  
1978   556.87   309.41   262.15           157.69   85.33  
1979   653.70   341.24   280.99           155.94   85.18  
1980   593.99   292.88   226.57           131.27   81.81  
1981   602.00   318.48   216.68           128.50   89.09  
1982   583.87   244.76   185.21           115.77   77.07  
1983   654.74   345.73   246.14           154.80   89.88  
1984   555.30   269.39   224.69           128.58   76.40  
1985   510.70   323.09   225.09           128.03   75.80  
1986 1.9 604.75 4.8 308.25 0.8 239.95 28.1 242.00 48.5 198.00 10.3 131.70 5.6 71.62 1,382,074
1987 1.7 705.55 4.9 354.34 0.6 261.03 29.3 280.00 47.8 214.00 10.0 131.69 5.6 74.56 1,562,432
1988 1.7 712.25 4.8 349.74 1.6 269.59 29.7 274.00 47.3 215.00 9.6 133.83 5.3 84.95 1,613,020
1989 1.9 743.00 5.6 393.00 1.9 277.00 30.4 279.00 46.1 230.00 9.3 154.00 4.9 102.00 1,710,614
1990 1.4 910.00 5.4 399.00 1.8 283.00 29.7 260.00 47.6 221.00 8.8 143.00 5.1 93.00 1,563,427
1991 1.3 790.00 4.6 431.00 2.0 282.00 30.9 265.00 46.1 226.00 9.7 139.00 5.4 95.00 1,520,080
1992 1.4 898.00 5.3 487.00 3.1 316.00 31.3 306.00 44.9 271.00 8.9 186.00 5.1 131.00 1,433,806
1993 1.3 1,277.00 4.6 663.00 4.0 444.00 29.7 439.00 47.1 373.00 8.9 276.00 4.5 181.00 1,312,611
1994 1.0 1,111.00 3.8 650.00 3.9 469.00 29.3 451.00 48.4 398.00 9.1 300.00 4.5 153.00 1,305,572
1995 0.8 1,133.00 3.9 602.00 3.8 407.00 29.1 399.00 48.1 325.00 10.1 244.00 4.3 140.00 1,103,315
1996 0.8 1,149.00 4.2 584.00 3.5 454.00 25.6 431.00 53.7 392.00 7.4 241.00 4.9 140.00 1,087,999
1997 0.8 955.00 3.6 641.00 3.4 489.00 30.0 479.00 50.1 396.00 7.5 262.00 4.7 174.00 1,176,948
1998 0.6 956.00 2.8 495.00 4.3 371.00 26.2 335.00 54.9 332.00 6.9 224.00 4.3 150.00 1,237,282
1999 0.6 1,064.00 2.1 603.00 5.2 448.00 28.0 440.00 53.3 379.00 6.8 238.00 4.1 142.00 1,362,760
2000 0.6 1,026.00 2.1 562.00 5.6 387.00 26.8 352.00 54.6 323.00 6.0 206.00 4.3 135.00 1,260,807
2001 0.5 732.00 1.6 438.00 6.4 347.00 25.7 311.00 55.5 302.00 5.8 189.00 4.5 115.00 1,165,610
2002 0.3 858.00 2.0 537.00 6.6 351.00 22.7 313.00 58.3 299.00 5.2 191.00 4.9 124.00 1,138,731
2003 0.3 986.00 1.1 454.00 7.7 337.00 23.9 289.00 56.4 285.00 5.5 174.00 5.1 117.00 1,272,949
2004 0.3 1,111.00 1.1 689.00 8.3 449.00 23.7 396.00 56.3 401.00 5.5 247.00 4.9 184.00 1,399,551
2005 0.1 885.00 0.4 637.00 9.3 419.00 22.4 387.00 56.3 367.00 6.0 231.00 5.5 165.00 1,247,061
2006 0.1 1,012.00 0.5 603.00 9.6 390.00 23.3 335.00 56.3 327.00 5.5 202.00 4.8 150.00 1,186,959
2007 0 -- 2.5 466.00 12.4 344.00 22.3 293.00 52.5 284.00 6.4 176.00 3.8 130.00 1,097,187
2008 0 -- 2.8 379.00 11.7 296.00 19.6 231.00 55.8 253.00 5.8 173.00 4.3 144.00 917,173

NA = not available.

a - Volume-weighted average of green and dry surfaced and rough grades. Percent of total volume category introduced in 1986.

b - Heavy framing and light framing categories started in 1986.

Source: Western Wood Products Association, Portland, OR. Data submitted by mills to the WWPA account for about 80 percent of the region's production; individual groupings from Pacific Northwest Research Station.

 

 

 

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