American Hardwood Southeast Asia Supplement 2018

• Red oak is the most dominant hardwood species growing in the USA • It is commercially unique to North America • It is sustainable, growing right across the Eastern States and is legally harvested • Growth of red oak exceeds harvest in every hardwood-forested State • Red oak is available as sawn lumber and veneer in many grades • It is one of the most popular of all species in North American and overseas • The USA has accurate data on the total growing resource • This data is available to all via interactive maps on the AHEC website: 16 AMERICAN HARDWOOD Southeast Asia Supplement 2018