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Register as a Buyers Annual Report FOR 2003- 1

Registry of Buyers - Report on Primary Forest Products Acquired and Business Summaries

Report FOR 2002- 4

This summary is published annually to report the statistical information related to the purchase of primary forest products, forest harvesting, and the production of secondary forest products in Nova Scotia. This information is collected from companies and individuals involved in the forest sector who acquire primary forest products.

Summary

The total provincial harvest for 2001 is reported to be 6 182 686 cubic metres of solid wood. Of this amount 86%, or 5 290 610 cubic metres, were softwood species. The total volume of wood exported was reported to be 1 104 189 cubic metres or 18% of the total harvest.

The provincial harvest for 2001 shows a decline of 5% when compared to the 2000 harvest of 6 471 675 cubic metres.

Statistical returns were received from 353 Registered Buyers. Data was estimated for 14 non-compliant buyers, for a total of 367 Registered Buyers. Of the 367 buyers, 293 were reported to be active in the 2001 calendar year.

If you have any questions, comments or to obtain a hardcopy of this report please contact the Registry of Buyers at (902)893-6270 or regbuyer@gov.ns.ca
Registry of Buyers
PO Box 68
Truro, NS
B2N 5G8

Report FOR 2002-04 (Summary and Individual Tables, 953k, pdf)

List of Tables
  Summary of Business Types
  Provincial Harvest Summaries
 
  Nova Scotia Wood Acquistion Businesses Summaries
 
  Supplements
 
  List of Business and Products
    By Acquistion Class ( revised May 2002)
   
  Secondary Forest Products
 
     

2001 Wood Acquistion Plan Program Summary



2001 Annual Report (Registry of Buyers - Report on Primary Forest Products Acquired and Business Summaries Report 2001-1)

2000 Annual Report (Registry of Buyers - Report on Primary Forest Products Acquired and Business Summaries Report 2000-4)