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Alabama"s timber industry

James W. Bentley

Alabama"s timber industry

an assessment of timber product output and use, 2003

by James W. Bentley

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station in Asheville, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest products industry -- Alabama -- Statistics.,
  • Lumber trade -- Alabama -- Statistics.,
  • Timber -- Alabama -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames W. Bentley and Walter E. Cartwright.
    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesResource bulletin SRS -- 107.
    ContributionsCartwright, Walter E., United States. Forest Service. Southern Research Station.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 45 p. :
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16146469M

    The non-profit Alabama Forestry Association was founded on May 6, , at the Jefferson Davis Hotel in Montgomery by a group composed largely of sawmill owners. Its purpose was and is to centralize and focus the strength of the various elements of the more than $15 billion forest products industry, monitor government regulation of the forestry industry, and advocate for industries and. Cotton was king in Alabama for many years and cotton mills sprang up around the state. The manufacture of cotton goods was first included in statistical reports for the State in , when the value of cotton products reported by the United States Census Bureau was $17,

    Alabama Stumpage Prices Percent Change 1Q from 1Q , 1Q , & 1Q Source: Timber Mart -SouthFile Size: KB.   Value of industry shipments of the U.S. forest products industry Gross output of U.S. paper mills U.S. shipment value of sawmill products

    Timber Mart-South. TimberMart-South. 3. Alabama Stumpage Prices Percent Change 1Q from 1Q , 1Q , & 1Q Timber Mart-South. TimberMart-South. 4. Alabama Quarterly Average Pine Stumpage Prices $0 $10 $20 $30 $40 $50 $60 File Size: KB. The Alabama agriculture industry and those who are a part of it are multifaceted. With more t farms spread across million acres throughout Alabama, averaging about acres in size, the Yellowhammer State flaunts its strength in agriculture. In fact, agriculture and forestry are two of the top industries in the state.


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