Of the total wood chips shipped in the second quarter of 2003, 54,000 BDMT
were sold to the export market and 493,500 BDMT
were sold in the domestic PRC market.
In the first quarter of 2003, wood chip shipments totaled 272,500 BDMT
compared to 271,100 BDMT
shipped in the first quarter of 2002.
During the fourth quarter of 2002, commission income earned from wood chip shipments of 300,500 BDMT
amounted to approximately $4.
In the third quarter of 2002, wood chip and log shipments totaled 739,800 BDMT
compared to 694,500 BDMT
shipped in the third quarter of 2001, an increase of approximately 7%.
In the second quarter of 2002, wood chip and log shipments totaled 508,500 BDMT
, compared to 465,000 BDMT
shipped in the second quarter of 2001, an increase of approximately 9%.
The plantations, when fully phased-in, will allow the Company to produce an annual sustainable yield of over 5 million BDMT
of saleable wood chips from its eucalyptus, aspen and pine trees.
During the third quarter of 2000, commission income earned from wood chip shipments of 376,700 BDMT
made by the Company's Guangxi joint venture partner amounted to approximately $5.
During the second quarter of 1999, commission income earned from wood chip shipments of 255,000 BDMT
made by the Company's Guangxi joint venture partner amounted to approximately $3.
With a rapidly emerging presence in the telecommunications industry, BDMT
will incorporate Software Artistry's EXPERTISE suite into their comprehensive "customer care" solutions.
The plantations are mainly eucalyptus, aspen and pine trees encompassing some 600,000 hectares with an annual sustainable yield of 4,000,000 BDMT
6% to 845,400 BDMT
compared to 832,000 BDMT
in the corresponding period in 2003.
Shipments of wood chips in the third quarter of 2003 were 745,700 BDMT
compared to 739,800 BDMT
in the third quarter in 2002.