Arkansas

State by State Industry Statistics

  • 56% of the state is Forest Land (18.7 million acres)
    • 58% owned by private (non-industrial) landowners
    • 18% owned by the public
    • 24% owned by forest industry
  • Ranked 11th in US reforestation in 1999
    • 128,500 acres of new trees planted
  • People: Over 43,000 workers in Forest Products Industry
    • 3% of state's total workforce

For more information, contact the Arkansas Forestry Association.

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