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Revised quality index (QI) tables for white ash, beech, black cherry, birch, hard maple, soft maple, red oak, white oak, and yellow-poplar are based on 1970-74 lumber prices for the Appalachian and northeastern marketing areas. Changes in QI since 1964-68 were greatest for white oak; there also…
Author(s): Joseph J. Mendel, Margaret K. Peirsol
Keywords: hardwoods, value, sawtimber, prices
Source: Res. Pap. NE-370. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 10p.
Year: 1977
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…
Author(s): Henry Spelter
Keywords: Particleboard, oriented strandboard, plywood, capacity, cost, prices
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL–GTR–82. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 17 p.
Year: 1994
The theory of demand and supply implies a positive relationship, or "price transmission" between the prices of products at different stages of manufacturing, This relationship was investigated with quarterly prices of softwood stumpage in the US South, and national prices of forest products, from…
Author(s): Mo Zhou, Joseph Buongiorno
Keywords: prices, stumpage, timber, lumber, pulpwood, pulp, paper, econometrics, co-integration, causality, multiplier
Source: Journal of Forest Economics 11 (2005) 5-19
Year: 2005
Time series data frequently used in Forest Service studies of wood products consumption have been stored in a data retrieval system on the computer of the University of Wisconsin. The data cover activity in wood processing from forest to end use. Prices and costs at succeeding stages, historical…
Author(s): Henry M. Spelter
Keywords: Wood products, forest products, information processing, information retrieval, economic analysis, production, prices, costs, consumption, databases, time series, wood utilization, forest products industries, information services
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-33. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 15 p.
Year: 1981
This report provides general and statistical information on forests products markets in terms of production, trade, consumption, and prices. The state of the United States economy is described as of the second quarter of 2003. Market developments are described for timber products, paper and…
Author(s): James L. Howard
Keywords: Production, trade, prices
Source: Res. Note FPL-RN-0292. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory, 2004. 9 pages
Year: 2004
This study formally tests the hypothesis that markets for Alaska lumber and logs are integrated with those of similar products from the U.S. Pacific Northwest and Canada. The prices from these three supply regions are tested in a common demand market (Japan). Cointegration tests are run on paired…
Author(s): James A. Stevens, David J. Brooks
Keywords: Arbitrage, markets, cointegration, Alaska, softwood, prices
Source: Res. Pap. PNW-RP-556. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 12 p
Year: 2003
Procedures developed to assess available timber supplies from upland hardwood forest statistics reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) units, were modified to demonstrate the impact of three in-woods product-merchandizing options on…
Author(s): Dennis M. May, Chris B. LeDoux, John B. Tansey, Richard Widmann
Keywords: Harvest, prices, profits, revenues, stumpage
Source: Res. Pap. SO-282. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 13 p.
Year: 1994
Expenditures for pulpwood continued to rise during 1981, but rate of growth was slower than In previous years. Monies expended totaled $1,185.7 million, an 8.3 percent increase over 1980. Softwood roundwood averaged $47.15 and hardwood $35.10 per standard cord, up 7.4 and 6.7 percent. Chip…
Author(s): Cecil C. Hutchins
Keywords: expenditures, prices, roundwood pulpwood, chips, sawdust
Source: Res. Note SE-319. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Year: 1982
Expenditures for wood fiber in the Southeast during 1979 were $960.8 million, an increase of 8.7 percent over 1978. Price per standard cord of roundwood pulpwood was $40.65for softwood, a 12.1-percent increase, and $30.40 for hardwood, an increase of 8 percent. Green chip prices per ton averaged $…
Author(s): Cecil C. Hutchins
Keywords: expenditures, prices, roundwood pulpwood, chips, sawdust
Source: Res. Note SE-306. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Year: 1981
The average price per cord for Midsouth roundwood pulpwood increased less than 1 percent to $48.38 in 1983. The average price for a green ton of chipped mill residues fell 9.3 percent to $23.34. Sawdust prices averaged $13.04 per green ton, a 42.2 percent increase over 1982 prices. Prices for…
Author(s): Dennis M. May
Keywords: pulpwood, prices, roundwood, residue, sawdust
Source: Res. Note SO-317. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Year: 1985
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