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How N.C. Lumber Exports Compare with U.S. Lumber Exports

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How N.C. Lumber Exports Compare with U.S. Lumber Exports
  • The United States exported approximately $34.3 billion of wood products in 2013.
  • In 2013, NC firms exported $1.3 billion of wood products.
  • Of the $1.3 billion of wood products exported from NC:
    • 50% went to Asia
    • 19% went to Europe
    • 21% went to US NAFTA partners
  • US lumber exports reached $1.2 billion in 2013.
  • NC. lumber exports accounted for $15.3 million in 2013.
  • US hardwood lumber is set to exceed 1.6 billion board feet in 2014.

Sources: Hardwood Review Global (December 2014) and WiserTrade Database (2014)



NC Wood Exports

Source: WiserTrade Database, 2014


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NCDA&CS International Trade Office, Peter Thornton, Assistant Director
Mailing Address: 1020 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1020
Physical Address: 2 W. Edenton Street, Room 411, Raleigh NC 27601
Phone: (919) 707-3153; FAX: (919) 715-0083