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

Table 72—Volume and average value of plywood exports from Seattle and Columbia-Snake Customs Districts by destination, 1964-2008a

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All Countries | Japan | Western Europec
  (Thousand square feet; value in dollars per thousand square feet)
  From both
customs districts
From Seattle
Customs District
From Columbia-Snake
Customs District
  Softwood 3/8-inch
basis
Hardwood 3/8-inch basis Softwood 3/8-inch
basis
Hardwood 3/8-inch basis Softwood 3/8-inch
basis
Hardwood 3/8-inch basis
Year Volume Average valueb Volume Average value Volume Average value Volume Average value Volume Average value Volume Average value
1964 12,679   560   1,881   371   10,798   189  
1965 15,667   468   1,739   187   13,928   281  
1966 26,393   1,144   4,706   323   21,687   821  
1967 59,405   827   4,146   126   55,259   701  
1968 36,797   1,226   5,346   845   31,451   381  
1969 133,328   1,573   17,534   1,119   115,794   454  
1970 89,946   887   10,587   812   79,359   75  
1971 71,479   1,314   11,247   1,035   60,232   279  
1972 122,242   3,603   23,241   3,342   99,001   261  
1973 284,806   6,337   45,493   5,546   239,313   791  
1974 284,487   6,590   131,317   5,604   153,170   986  
1975 407,117   10,493   93,951   10,360   313,166   133  
1976 532,576   24,229   34,020   23,846   498,556   383  
1977 233,762   17,673   20,603   17,447   213,159   226  
1978 242,105 209.48 12,160 211.76 23,284 204.09 8,871 151.28 218,821 210.05 3,289 374.89
1979 330,318 239.33 9,962 227.56 27,132 244.36 9,644 224.70 303,186 238.88 318 314.47
1980 279,003 246.35 9,718 249.54 20,747 264.95 8,806 242.33 258,256 244.86 912 319.08
1981 327,967 262.70 18,645 163.64 65,729 224.32 17,333 153.35 262,238 272.32 1,312 299.54
1982 221,609 241.71 9,435 145.63 36,268 252.32 9,346 145.09 185,341 239.64 89 202.25
1983 322,586 223.64 16,541 136.27 38,008 217.53 16,320 134.87 284,578 156.07 221 239.82
1984 156,715 220.29 9,410 166.19 23,663 221.44 9,126 141.90 133,052 480.08 284 788.73
1985 94,676 226.83 10,789 144.04 15,691 213.12 10,013 143.51 78,985 370.72 776 150.77
1986 204,236 210.84 12,622 155.52 26,381 254.69 12,275 156.17 177,855 204.34 347 132.56
1987 240,837 216.55 10,318 152.36 36,200 245.36 10,041 147.79 204,637 211.52 277 317.69
1988 289,573 224.51 20,411 164.47 48,810 232.27 18,987 158.69 240,763 222.94 1,424 241.57
1989 309,243 208.19 18,092 191.96 68,885 219.42 17,754 191.45 240,358 204.97 338 218.93
1990 259,182 215.13 21,993 285.45 67,461 234.59 18,355 298.23 191,721 208.28 3,638 221.00
1991 237,910 217.53 35,912 264.35 77,471 231.31 32,306 266.58 160,439 210.87 3,606 244.32
1992 144,531 247.46 44,110 294.40 40,085 262.67 43,005 294.48 104,446 241.63 1,105 291.40
1993 136,189 277.72 35,494 335.61 55,197 295.18 34,232 336.12 80,992 265.82 1,262 321.71
1994 102,369 278.81 33,481 332.96 32,612 262.88 31,986 330.96 69,757 286.27 1,495 375.92
1995 107,205 275.89 51,540 314.59 57,437 246.41 49,754 316.05 49,768 309.92 1,786 273.80
1996 114,058 240.04 50,407 286.43 76,352 221.54 47,189 288.48 37,706 277.49 3,219 256.29
1997 102,496 251.05 48,490 320.29 62,832 245.33 43,373 320.44 39,663 260.13 5,117 313.39
1998 43,805 279.43 29,367 358.35 24,661 283.53 28,793 358.18 19,144 274.14 574 367.06
1999 39,698 301.39 23,570 432.00 27,159 308.25 23,235 431.93 12,539 286.53 335 436.90
2000 39,587 325.48 25,455 453.49 28,402 337.76 25,324 451.16 11,185 289.20 131 904.71
2001 31,101 342.72 22,593 435.37 22,881 329.88 22,227 438.43 8,219 378.47 366 249.24
2002 30,637 298.52 5,282 454.34 24,922 290.87 5,282 454.35 5,715 331.87 0 --
2003 29,415 314.22 466 418.34 23,610 312.73 486 418.34 5,806 320.04 0 --
2004 36,565 332.34 445 262.14 33,436 322.79 446 262.14 3,129 434.44 0 --
2005 35,459 322.73 1,459 410.06 31,059 315.74 1,425 405.99 4,400 372.06 34 584.13
2006 30,436 366.46 174 802.98 28,153 365.41 174 802.98 2,284 379.42 0 --
2007 46,009 395.90 35,586 572.40 43,866 391.24 34,864 573.28 2,143 490.93 721 530.60
2008 94,959 410.60 52,689 540.44 90,704 403.65 47,266 561.53 4,255 558.78 5,424 356.67
1964 240   0   22   0   218   0  
1965 540   4   61   0   479   4  
1966 2,833   0   852   0   1,981   0  
1967 6,351   7   32   0   6,319   7  
1968 525   0   105   0   420   0  
1969 963   0   83   0   880   0  
1970 998   2   525   2   473   0  
1971 1,369   28   633   28   736   0  
1972 734   34   432   0   302   34  
1973 8,139   247   1,625   0   6,514   247  
1974 3,311   188   1,203   11   2,108   177  
1975 2,141   14   414   0   1,727   14  
1976 2,361   61   498   61   1,863   0  
1977 1,914   162   122   74   1,792   88  
1978 2,821 392.41 18 500.00 167 401.20 18 500.00 2,654 391.86 0 --
1979 6,040 357.28 108 305.56 931 331.90 108 305.56 5,109 361.91 0 --
1980 8,301 265.27 163 196.32 4,158 240.02 163 196.32 4,143 290.61 0 --
1981 5,056 344.94 13 615.38 2,162 275.67 12 583.33 2,894 396.68 1 1,000.00
1982 6,720 313.84 19 894.74 3,152 280.14 19 894.74 3,568 343.61 0 --
1983 5,680 308.45 16 125.00 3,973 275.86 0 -- 1,707 384.30 16 125.00
1984 6,429 307.67 0 -- 2,054 228.82 0 -- 4,375 344.69 0 --
1985 6,050 284.63 898 151.45 1,310 196.18 122 155.74 4,740 309.07 776 150.77
1986 7,644 264.52 39 1,000.00 1,277 245.11 39 1,000.00 6,367 268.42 0 --
1987 11,299 250.64 400 327.50 2,670 266.29 157 414.01 8,629 245.80 243 271.60
1988 15,166 233.35 1,954 252.81 7,445 231.83 852 261.74 7,721 234.81 1,102 245.92
1989 17,075 210.01 891 243.55 10,880 204.04 874 242.56 6,195 220.50 17 294.12
1990 16,144 224.54 616 235.39 14,312 221.00 200 285.00 1,832 252.18 416 211.54
1991 21,407 233.66 723 192.25 20,385 231.54 413 186.44 1,022 275.93 310 200.00
1992 7,434 239.44 1,358 362.30 5,232 247.13 1,189 339.78 2,202 221.16 169 520.71
1993 11,122 331.86 1,021 437.81 6,906 386.48 486 448.56 4,216 242.41 535 428.04
1994 7,405 316.68 1,813 387.76 3,210 321.50 1,398 359.80 4,195 312.99 415 481.93
1995 9,194 295.74 3,077 547.61 3,621 265.95 2,331 631.06 5,573 315.09 746 286.86
1996 22,484 249.80 1,590 522.64 16,218 251.59 571 968.48 6,266 244.50 1,019 272.82
1997 14,712 292.81 4,045 426.51 12,608 289.14 1,887 486.16 2,104 314.77 2,159 390.01
1998 1,905 337.85 1,746 486.39 1,078 318.35 1,356 512.18 827 363.27 390 396.69
1999 7,462 236.58 489 417.97 5,098 235.76 338 406.42 2,364 238.33 151 443.81
2000 5,924 419.00 376 510.05 2,751 540.52 258 326.70 3,173 313.57 118 910.92
2001 4,141 502.65 544 329.94 1,650 473.47 221 436.93 2,492 521.82 323 255.97
2002 1,407 436.18 44 102.34 501 380.01 44 102.34 906 467.31 0 --
2003 1,169 530.39 0 -- 130 848.88 0 -- 1,038 490.86 0 --
2004 359 489.97 0 -- 112 570.20 0 -- 247 453.06 0 --
2005 146 829.73 496 216.38 95 1,046.06 496 216.38 51 425.92 0 --
2006 380 434.09 0 -- 188 458.34 0 -- 193 408.76 0 --
2007 434 441.16 830 582.81 415 445.66 830 582.81 19 342.76 0 --
2008 41 376.27 1,173 456.43 41 376.27 1,173 456.43 0 -- 0 --
1978 193,988 199.36 1,722 282.81 5,227 243.93 173 479.77 188,761 198.13 1,549 260.81
1979 295,782 233.69 88 272.73 10,089 229.76 76 236.84 285,693 233.83 12 500.00
1980 246,652 241.94 119 571.43 5,940 285.35 119 571.43 240,712 240.87 0 --
1981 249,543 254.80 677 159.53 12,163 252.16 0 -- 237,380 254.94 677 159.53
1982 170,695 217.23 79 202.53 11,805 244.39 0 -- 158,890 215.21 79 202.53
1983 286,229 219.59 145 151.72 13,625 214.61 145 151.72 272,604 219.84 0 --
1984 125,645 211.43 236 152.54 8,651 233.61 236 152.54 116,994 209.79 0 --
1985 73,724 213.73 65 200.00 5,497 225.94 65 200.00 68,227 212.75 0 --
1986 174,439 203.26 304 128.29 9,305 309.30 304 128.29 165,134 197.29 0 --
1987 207,811 211.14 346 199.42 15,480 259.37 346 199.42 192,331 207.26 0 --
1988 232,672 209.74 579 202.07 16,424 212.31 579 202.07 216,248 209.55 0 --
1989 254,053 206.39 71 408.45 26,593 229.95 43 488.37 227,460 203.64 28 285.71
1990 191,734 213.80 3,035 200.99 24,129 267.19 111 279.28 167,605 206.11 2,924 198.02
1991 162,745 217.03 4,882 247.23 19,376 255.01 1,971 239.47 143,369 211.90 2,911 252.49
1992 99,956 245.45 2,156 551.95 9,182 297.87 1,589 664.57 90,774 240.15 567 236.33
1993 69,023 271.01 241 979.25 5,656 343.71 196 1,122.45 63,367 264.52 45 355.56
1994 59,905 293.00 185 1,216.22 3,967 410.13 138 1,239.13 55,938 284.69 47 1,148.94
1995 40,772 319.14 236 394.07 4,618 414.03 203 413.79 36,154 307.02 33 272.73
1996 33,358 270.16 877 256.56 9,477 256.09 0 -- 23,881 275.74 877 256.56
1997 28,369 269.88 1,856 310.53 3,751 388.33 596 243.08 24,617 251.83 1,261 342.25
1998 12,372 293.05 219 245.38 3,299 380.61 171 227.36 9,073 261.57 49 308.71
1999 6,477 296.13 15 1,133.62 1,520 466.51 15 1,133.62 4,957 243.91 0 --
2000 5,874 270.45 0 -- 1,345 380.99 0 -- 4,529 237.66 0 --
2001 1,878 428.06 102 598.77 371 996.30 102 598.77 1,507 288.35 0 --
2002 2,898 353.73 102 598.77 524 914.47 102 598.77 2,373 229.96 0 --
2003 694 460.21 0 -- 228 911.65 0 -- 466 239.08 0 --
2004 694 483.83 0 -- 270 751.09 0 -- 424 236.56 0 --
2005 2,227 319.11 362 672.74 95 1,161.26 362 672.74 2,132 297.28 0 --
2006 96 731.11 169 802.62 96 731.11 169 802.62 0 -- 0 --
2007 793 584.78 210 902.46 0 -- 130 901.62 793 584.78 80 903.82
2008 2,712 605.47 299 509.07 21 365.64 147 535.10 2,691 607.34 151 486.16


a - Columbia-Snake Customs District includes all Oregon ports plus Longview and Vancouver, Washington. Seattle Customs District includes all Washington ports, except Longview and Vancouver.

b - Average values added in 1978.

c - Western Europe added in 1978.

Source: U.S. Department of Commerce.

 

 

 

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