Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Over the past five years, the Logging industry has been in recovery mode, as construction activity has been climbing upward from recessionary lows, driving industry revenue. Demand conditions for the industry are expected to continue improving through 2021, as recovery in the residential construction market is forecast to strengthen and home improvement spending rises. However, paper manufacturing is forecast to slow due to the continued trend toward electronic communication, reducing demand... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Companies within the Logging industry are primarily engaged in cutting timber and producing sawlogs. Loggers also produce woodchips in the field. Upon procuring these wood products, logging companies transport them to sawmills and wood pulp mills for further processing. The main goods produced by this industry include: softwood logs and bolts, hardwood logs and bolts, pulpwood and other roundwood products.
Softwood logs and bolts
Softwood logs and bolts make up the majority of timber that the industry harvests. The dominant species of softwood include: Douglas fir, true fir, western hemlock, ponderosa and Jeffrey pines, and other spruces. This product is primarily used for residential construction. Sof.. purchase to read more