Maine's Forest Economy Fell $1.3B Since 2004
The Maine Forest Products Council reported the total economic impact of the Maine forest products industry fell $1.3 billion between 2014 and 2016. The article breaks down the amount into lost wages, state and local tax. The loss is attributed to the recent closing of five paper mills and two biomass energy plants. [image]
Forest products industry, Paper mills
McCarthy, James, "Maine's Forest Economy Fell $1.3B Since 2004" (2016). Maine News Index – MaineBiz. 6802.