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Korea SPF Shipments

Tai Jeong

By Tai Jeong

Technical Director, Canada Wood Korea

March 1, 2012

Owing to the progressive increase in wood housing starts and gaining popularity of SPF in structural use, Canadian SPF exports to South Korea in 2011 remarkably increased 30% to 124,500 MFBM from a year earlier 95,883 MFBM. The total SPF Export in 2011 valued at CAD $55 millions.

Table: Canadian SPF Exports to South Korea (Source: Statistics Canada Computer Data)