Forest Products

U.S. Forest Products Exports in 2022

Total Export Value
$10.1 Billion
3-Year Average
$8.96 Billion
Compound Average Growth
1.5% (2013-2022)

Top 10 Markets for Forest Products in 2022

Market Total Value (USD)
Canada $2.59 Billion
China $1.7 Billion
United Kingdom $1.14 Billion
Mexico $1.09 Billion
European Union $1.01 Billion
Japan $919.86 Million
Vietnam $351.39 Million
Bahamas, The $117.18 Million
Dominican Republic $105.17 Million
South Korea $89.09 Million
Top 10 Forest Products Export Markets 2013 - 2022
Annual Forest Products Exports 2013 - 2022

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Data and Analysis

Attaché Report (GAIN)

China: Sulfuryl Fluoride Allowed for Log Fumigation

The APHIS and FAS China offices have confirmed with the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China (GACC) Department of Animal Plant Quarantine (DAPQ) that sulfuryl fluoride is allowed for fumigation of U.S.-origin logs before export to China.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

New Zealand: New Zealand Wood Products and Forestry Report

In recent years, wood logs and processed wood products exports have accounted for seven percent of New Zealand's commodity exports. Approximately 38 percent of New Zealand’s landmass features native and exotic forestry; of this area, production forestry currently covers 6.5 percent or 1.8 million hectares of the country.
Taiwan aims to expand use of renewable energy to 20 percent by 2025. Developing renewable energy is the most important implementation component to reach the goal and wood pellets is a green energy resource option being considered by Taiwan.

News and Features

Communications to Congress

U.S. Specialty Crops Trade Issues – 2021 Report to Congress

Throughout 2021, FAS was proud to support USDA's efforts to create more and better markets for U.S. agriculture, to address the climate crisis, and to promote nutrition and food security.
Secretary Vilsack highlights key USDA accomplishments – including FAS's global leadership – to create more and better markets for U.S. agriculture in 2021.

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