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

Table 44—Volume and average value of softwood log imports by species from Canada into Washington and Oregon, 1962-2008a

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  (Thousand board feet, Scribner scale; value in dollars per thousand board feet)
  All Species Douglas-fir Sitka spruce, western hemlock, and true firs
Other Softwoods
Year Volume Average value Volume Average value Volume Average value Volume Average value
1962 32,367 42.08 2,978 42.29 13,245 45.08 16,144 39.58
1963 39,739 44.80 9,984 50.54 18,556 42.41 11,199 43.62
1964 8,239 46.71 6 b 4,431 48.00 3,802 45.26
1965 12,253 52.29 0 -- 7,924 53.56 4,329 49.99
1966 41,980 44.59            
1967 32,567 50.21            
1968 21,908 60.50            
1969 40,445 73.70            
1970 99,462 82.57            
1971 60,333 64.70            
1972 8,451 80.44            
1973 2,102 124.71            
1974 31,625 248.69            
1975 55,494 207.13            
1976 44,438 122.62            
1977 91,962 194.93            
1978 41,307 271.29            
1979 75,855 298.89            
1980 51,828 233.08            
1981 33,985 319.77            
1982 59,492 313.27            
1983 76,674 225.58            
1984 65,067 135.12            
1985 48,654 275.97            
1986 27,864 155.47            
1987 52,188 244.51            
1988 40,522 300.31            
1989 5,797 470.59            
1990 8,142 323.38            
1991 2,581 595.51            
1992 27,368 507.49            
1993 69,586 441.65            
1994 35,939 665.46            
1995 12,999 1,469.27            
1996 18,326 845.30            
1997 16,683 803.22            
1998 78,925 389.81            
1999 199,494 322.29            
2000 274,735 365.75            
2001 320,858 318.95            
2002 394,004 317.43            
2003 353,748 303.17            
2004 300,415 360.51            
2005 516,307 357.29            
2006 437,426 419.91            
2007 351,001 419.95            
2008 171,373 378.53            

a - Species breakdown not available after 1965.

b - Value data not shown for shipments under 20,000 board feet.

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce. Value is declared value at port of entry. Data are compiled from records at the end of each quarter.

 

 

 

 

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