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Table 5 Main quantitative estimates for Brazilian forest plantations by year

From: Dynamics of carbon and CO2 removals by Brazilian forest plantations during 1990–2016

Variable Genus/species Year
1990 2000 2005 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Area (ha) Eucalyptus 2,964,000 2,965,880 3,642,719 4,900,949 5,049,714 5,304,164 5,473,176 6,952,509 7,444,625 7,543,707
Pinus 1,769,000 1,840,050 1,831,485 1,756,359 1,641,892 1,562,782 1,570,146 2,049,234 2,065,560 2,079,162
Others 201,141 319,976 326,176 462,390 489,282 521,131 557,652 588,521 589,201 589,361
All 4,934,141 5,125,906 5,800,380 7,121,708 7,182,899 7,390,089 7,602,987 9,590,264 10,099,386 10,212,230
Commercial stem volume (m3) Eucalyptus 400,370,533 400,624,480 547,723,276 736,912,137 899,438,225 944,760,011 974,863,865 1,238,357,728 1,326,011,790 1,343,659,945
Pinus 353,192,911 367,378,528 409,089,231 392,308,729 447,805,519 426,229,256 428,237,695 558,902,958 563,355,671 567,065,446
Others 20,588,655 32,752,524 38,413,700 54,455,602 73,464,373 78,246,415 83,729,944 88,364,841 88,466,942 88,490,965
All 774,152,099 800,755,532 995,226,207 1,183,676,468 1,420,708,118 1,449,235,681 1,486,831,504 1,885,625,528 1,977,834,402 1,999,216,356
Above ground biomass (t) Eucalyptus 224,193,381 224,335,582 306,422,510 412,263,777 503,107,907 528,459,007 545,297,837 692,685,220 741,715,214 751,586,850
Pinus 154,766,294 160,982,318 179,425,835 172,065,936 196,722,348 187,243,828 188,126,142 245,527,795 247,483,886 249,113,602
Outros 14,947,239 23,778,134 27,877,360 39,519,194 53,277,114 56,745,100 60,721,812 64,083,086 64,157,130 64,174,553
All 393,906,914 409,096,033 513,725,705 623,848,906 753,107,369 772,447,936 794,145,790 1,002,296,102 1,053,356,231 1,064,875,004
Below ground biomass (t) Eucalyptus 38,112,875 38,137,049 52,091,827 70,084,842 85,528,344 89,838,031 92,700,632 117,756,487 126,091,586 127,769,765
Pinus 20,704,449 21,536,021 24,077,728 23,090,080 26,539,192 25,260,475 25,379,505 33,123,381 33,387,271 33,607,131
Outros 4,539,300 7,221,139 8,488,602 12,033,518 16,300,512 17,361,567 18,578,270 19,606,676 19,629,330 19,634,661
All 63,356,624 66,894,209 84,658,157 105,208,440 128,368,048 132,460,073 136,658,408 170,486,545 179,108,188 181,011,557
Deadwood mass (t) Eucalyptus 5,438,011 5,441,460 6,683,247 8,991,705 9,264,642 9,731,478 10,041,562 12,755,674 13,658,553 13,840,337
Pinus 6,373,981 6,629,985 6,599,124 6,328,433 5,915,991 5,630,945 5,657,479 7,383,707 7,442,532 7,491,542
Outros 116,416 185,195 188,784 267,621 283,186 301,619 322,757 340,623 341,017 341,109
All 11,928,407 12,256,640 13,471,155 15,587,759 15,463,819 15,664,043 16,021,798 20,480,005 21,442,102 21,672,989
Litter mass (t) Eucalyptus 13,978,429 13,987,295 17,179,314 23,113,214 23,814,800 25,014,804 25,811,876 32,788,512 35,109,365 35,576,643
Pinus 22,144,728 23,034,147 22,926,929 21,986,485 20,553,562 19,563,246 19,655,430 25,652,758 25,857,131 26,027,403
Outros 2,161,921 3,439,193 3,505,832 4,969,899 5,258,942 5,601,264 5,993,802 6,325,591 6,332,900 6,334,619
All 38,285,077 40,460,635 43,612,075 50,069,598 49,627,304 50,179,313 51,461,108 64,766,861 67,299,396 67,938,666
Solidwood* (t) All 8,552,715 10,164,398 11,886,870 12,673,541 12,047,222 11,922,273 12,173,789 11,601,964 9,749,963 8,916,910
Pig iron (t) All 3,017,544 3,206,140 4,300,000 800,000 2,200,000 1,800,000 4,600,000 6,700,000 7,100,000 7,900,000
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