Timber Prices: 10-year Summary of Price Trend Percentages

See a summary of 10-year pricing trends in various timber species divided by the four Pennsylvania regions. April 2000 - March 2010.
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Updated: August 26, 2017

Timber Prices: 10-year Summary of Price Trend Percentages

Price Trend Percentages

April 2000-March 2010

SpeciesNortheastSoutheastNorthwestSouthwest
NominalRealNominalRealNominalRealNominalReal
Black Cherry-4.63%-8.55%0.89%-3.20%-6.14%-10.01%-6.06%-9.93%
Northern Red Oak-0.86%-4.89%2.63%-1.51%-3.46%-7.42%-4.57%-8.49%
White Oak-0.08%-4.14%-0.32%-4.37%-3.06%-7.03%5.61%1.38%
Mixed Oaks2.05%-2.07%1.77%-2.34%-3.06%-7.02%-3.62%-7.57%
White Ash-0.22%-4.28%-1.03%-5.06%-3.61%-7.57%-2.63%-6.61%
Hard Maple-5.80%-9.68%-3.94%-7.89%-7.75%-11.58%-7.23%-11.06%
Soft Maple2.47%-1.67%2.76%-1.39%0.16%-3.90%0.70%-3.38%
Yellow Poplar-4.12%-8.06%-3.20%-7.16%-5.73%-9.62%-6.41%-10.27%
Misc. Hardwoods2.82%-1.33%2.06%-2.07%2.34%-1.79%-0.10%-4.16%
White Pine1.50%-2.61%1.85%-2.27%-7.28%-11.11%3.90%-0.28%
Hemlock3.79%-0.38%1.50%-2.61%-3.11%-7.08%-2.76%-6.74%

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