The Organization of the Lumber Industry

The Organization of the Lumber Industry : With Special Reference to the Influences Determining the Prices of Lumber in the United States (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Organization of the Lumber Industry: With Special Reference to the Influences Determining the Prices of Lumber in the United States Sawmills therefore use as raw material a natural product the total supply Of which is known, inconvenient Of transportation and originating in sources nearby. Mills have been located with reference to cheap log supply rather than to convenience in marketing their product.9 The steadily increasing relative exhaustion of the raw material Of lumber manufacture is attested by the fact that one-half Of the original stand of merchantable virgin timber in continental United States has been consumed and that the present rate of total annual growth is about one-third of that of the annual cut. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 178 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 245g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243144717
  • 9780243144716