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Capacity, production, and manufacturing of woodbased panels in North America

Author(s):

Year:

1994

Publication type:

General Technical Report (GTR)

Primary Station(s):

Forest Products Laboratory

Source:

Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL–GTR–82. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 17 p.

Description

This report is an informational report about four wood-based panel industries: particleboard, oriented strandboard, medium density fiberboard, and Southern Pine plywood. Items highlighted are trends in manufacturing and new plant costs, industry manufacturing capacity, and location. Recent data show the greatest amount of growth taking place in the oriented strandboard sector. Modest rates of growth are occurring in the Southern Pine plywood, particleboard, and medium density fiberboard sectors.

Citation

Spelter, Henry. 1994. Capacity, production, and manufacturing of woodbased panels in North America. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL–GTR–82. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 17 p.

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