Managing Bark Surplus In Pacific Northwest
Softwood bark on the West Coast sells as a premium product. After processing, it is typically bagged for market.

China’s demand for softwood reached a fever pitch in early 2011, but it refused to buy logs with bark intact, leading to a huge surplus.
Nate Seltenrich
BioCycle November 2012, Vol. 53, No. 11, p. 27

 

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