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3:16 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Kentucky Timber Industry Projected to Stay Strong in 2014

Credit forestry.ky.gov

Kentucky's timber industry expects a profitable year in 2014 according to an economic impact report issued today during a forest industry meeting in Louisville. 

The report details the timber industry's almost $13 billion contribution to state's economy in 2013. It was more than three percent higher than 2011. The direct impact covers wood products like cabinets and flooring, employment, and trucking.

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