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

Table 45—Volume and average value of pulpwood imports from Canada into the Seattle Customs District, 1965-2008

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  (Thousand board feet, Scribner scale; value in dollars per thousand board ft)
  (short tonsa) (dollars) (cordsb) (dollars)
Year Chips Volume Chips Average
Value
Roundwood Pulpwood
Volume
Roundwood Pulpwood
Average Value
1961 0 -- 2,328 19.16
1962 0 -- 2,347 17.76
1963 0 -- 708 14.65
1964 1,041,236 7.49 0 --
1965 763,723 8.06 243 19.91
1966 821,814 7.87 10,789 NA
1967 1,182,581 7.31 3,529 NA
1968 1,047,384 7.60 3,720 NA
1969 581,167 7.78 3,174 NA
1970 795,044 8.44 17,501 NA
1971 1,157,444 9.57 3,944 19.47
1972 909,926 9.87 2,300 47.56
1973 1,085,124 11.19 16 97.06
1974 623,830 15.55 31,998 60.08
1975 493,761 23.36 11,517 42.90
1976 877,550 20.98 1,967 32.14
1977 1,056,102 18.59 16,674 91.19
1978 1,215,483 16.37 0 --
1979 1,039,458 17.19 0 --
1980 1,185,701 26.77 57,337 66.64
1981 1,160,507 32.33 23,084 130.11
1982 1,247,813 32.15 8,320 139.24
1983 1,427,490 24.32 0 --
1984 1,503,698 22.66 0 --
1985 727,446 27.48 0 --
1986 701,586 25.91 85 124.73
1987 465,858 29.88 8,320 146.34
1988 809,747 40.12 20,899 133.88
1989 753,239 33.75 26,030 76.14
1990 682,264 30.18 1,091 69.54
1991 630,798 33.19 889 73.45
1992 501,228 31.25 3,933 82.32
1993 262,011 39.72 25,460 101.13
1994 140,111 38.06 37,649 107.95
1995 370,585 56.74 6,878 199.73
1996 487,095 57.39 3,108 160.56
1997 512,808 63.56 66 142.48
1998 381,260 62.36 8,523 122.21
1999 249,013 59.65 0 --
2000 278,442 55.69 807 120.13
2001 139,436 49.36 1,858 16.13
2002 113,365 54.68 87 73.48
2003 207,935 51.22 673 45.02
2004 64,084 52.61 0 --
2005 106,997 48.26 37 116.82
2006 53,438 50.05 688 21.26
2007 4,850 91.38 119 142.60
2008 9,707 79.47 89 60.18


a - Dry-weight basis.

b - Green weight basis.

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce. Data are compiled from records at the end of each quarter.

 

 

 

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