There has been shortage of timber in the market. The yearly demand is 60 million cubic feet, but only 9.40 million cubic feet has been produced including 8.019 million cubic feet by private forests, and about 1.42 million cubic feet by community and government forests. It is 16 percent of the market demand.
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