Status of Wood Processing and Storage in Nigeria

  • CJ Ohagwu
  • BO Ugwuishiwu
Keywords: wood, review, processing, storage, Nigeria

Abstract

The work showcases wood processing and storage operations in Nigeria. The importance of wood as a multipurpose biomaterial were discussed as well as its nature, characteristics, lumbering pattern and other product derived from wood. The available wood/timber in Nigeria as well as the unit operations in wood processing, and storage were also highlighted. Finally, some constraints of timber/wood research in Nigeria were articulated with suggestive recommendations.
Published
2012-01-29
Section
Research papers

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eISSN: 2467-8821
print ISSN: 0331-8443