UBC Undergraduate Research

Potential market of Parallel Strand Lumber (PSL) and Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) in Indonesia Iskandar, Andre M


The purpose of this thesis is to explore the market potential of the two engineered-wood products, i.e., the Parallel Strand Lumber (PSL) and Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) in Indonesia. An introduction to the wood products processing sector, with a definition of wood products will be laid out. A detailed product description of the two main wood products in question will then be identified. This research will show the demand and supply of PSL and LVL as well as its application in the world, such as Australia, the United States and other countries. Indonesia will be the major topic of this research. A small introduction of the country and its connection to wood industry will be stated. To conclude, a distinct analysis will be drawn in relation to what the market potential of PSL and LVL is in Indonesia.

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