TITLE

Can't Knock It

AUTHOR(S)
Kaelble, Steve
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Indiana Business Magazine;May2006, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the wood products industry in Indiana. The state of Indiana has 4.3 million acres of high-quality hardwood forest. Most of these hardwood forests are owned by private landowners. The restriction on timber harvesting does not apply to forests on private land. There are some 600 firms in Indiana that can be identified as primary wood-products companies. There are another 500 hundred firms that manufactures furniture, cabinets , floorings and other end products from wood. The value of the wood product industry is about $8 billion.
ACCESSION #
20904001

 

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