The United States imported US$ 91.4 million of Southern Yellow Pine lumber in 2020. This is just shy of the US$ 95.5 million of tropical hardwood lumber species the U.S. imported from Brazil, including species groups like Ipe.
The U.S. Harmonized Tariff Schedule classifies that following species as Southern Yellow Pine: Loblolly Pine (Pinus taeda), Longleaf Pine (Pinus palustris), Pitch Pine (Pinus rigida), Shortleaf Pine (Pinus echinata), Slash Pine (Pinus elliottii) and Virginia Pine (Pinus virginiana).
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