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Table 3 World and Oceania planted forest area, 2005 (actual) and 2030 (forecast)

From: Planted forest development in Australia and New Zealand: comparative trends and future opportunities

Year Region Softwoods Hardwoods Total
   Pinus spp. Other spp. Acacia spp. Eucalyptus spp. Other spp.  
2005 Oceania Mha % Mha % Mha % Mha % Mha % Mha
   2.7 68 0.2 5 0.0 0 0.5 13 0.2 5 3.6
  World 73 28 64 25 9 0.3 14 5 100 38 261
2030 Oceania 2.9 69 0.2 5 0.0 0 0.8 19 0.3 7 4.2
  World 94.9 28 83.0 24 9.9 0.3 21.4 6 135.5 39 344.6
  1. Source: Carle & Holgrem (2008). Note: Mha = millions of hectares.