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UK sawmills produced a total of 3.7 million m3 of sawn softwood in 2018, a 1% decrease from the 2017 figure (Table 2.13).
Sawmills with total annual sawnwood production of 25 thousand m3 or more accounted for 86% of the total sawn softwood produced by sawmills in 2018.
|Year||Size of mill (total production)1||Total|
|<1||1 – <5||5 – <10||10 – <25||25 – <50||50 – <100||100+|
Source: Sawmill Survey
1. Categories are based on total sawnwood production (softwood and hardwood), in thousand m3.
Data: Longer time series of the above table are available from the Data Downloads web page at: Data Downloads – Forest Research.
Sources chapter: Sawmill Survey
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