2016: SP Shipments Top 17Bbf

For the seventh consecutive year, shipments of Southern Pine lumber in 2016 have increased, reaching a total of 17.34 billion board feet (Bbf), 4% above the 2015 volume. Tabulation of SP shipment totals is a cooperative effort with the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau and Timber Products Inspection.

SFPA members can review further details, including a month-by-month comparison of shipments over the past three years, within the Members Only section of SFPA.org. Also there is an historical summary of annual SP shipments, 1915-2016.