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Forest products industry sees growth as construction experiences a resurgence

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Globally, the forest products industry has seen a remarkable performance across the last five years, fuelled primarily by the Asia-Pacific region. The global resurgence in construction output, with the West finally starting to see a return to growth, has had a significant impact on forest products as industrial roundwood, sawnwood and wood-based panels are all important in construction. The global forest products industry grew by 11.4% in 2013, to reach a value of $817.8 billion, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11% for the period spanning 2009-2013. Growth… Read more

The Global Forest Products Industry Grew by 3.7% in 2011

  Because of on-going financial difficulties being experienced in many nations around the world, the forest products industry in a myriad of countries has suffered. As a result, despite strong growth from the South American region, the global value and consumption of the forest products industry suffered a significant decline over the period 2007-2011. The global forest products industry grew by 3.7% in 2011, to reach a value of $264.2 billion, representing a compound annual rate of change of -4.5% for the period spanning 2007-2011. This performance was primarily driven… Read more