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Sawmills

February 2008

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Highlights

  1. Monthly lumber production by sawmills declined by 4% to 5,032.1 thousand cubic meters in February.
  2. In February, sawmills shipped 4,867.5 thousand cubic meters of lumber, an increase of 4.4% from January. Compared with the same month last year, lumber shipments dropped 11.4%.
  3. Between January and February, stocks crept up 1.4% to 8,496.8 thousand cubic meters.