The World's Largest Exporters and Importers of Coniferous Roundwood (Raw Logs),
with Directions of Trade, by Volume (thousand cubic meters), 1997

Exporters è

USA

Russia

N Zealand

Germany

Czech

Chile

Sweden

Estonia

Other Exporters

Total Imports

Importers ê

Japan

5,988

5,749

1,983

15

-

116

-

-

225

14,077

Korea

906

918

3,230

45

-

1,406

-

-

450

6,955

Sweden

-

771

-

318

-

-

-

571

1,942

3,602

Austria

-

68

-

905

1,513

-

-

3

877

3,393

Finland

-

2186

-

133

-

-

13

309

113

2,754

Norway

-

568

-

118

-

-

1,218

284

262

2,450

Canada

2,247

-

-

0

32

-

-

-

(31)

2,248

Italy

5

1

-

420

513

-

6

13

432

1,974

Germany

2

92

-

-

-

-

8

21

1,147

1,312

China

150

602

30

-

-

-

-

-

355

1,137

Other importers

114

787

148

183

85

19

141

108

4,843

6,477

Total Exports

9,412

11,742

5,391

2,840

2,143

1,541

1,386

1,309

10,615

46,379


Source: FAO Yearbook of Forest Products 1997, p. 232.

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