Export of Logs to Japan: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Forests of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, Eighty-seventh Congress, First Session, October 7, 1961

U.S. Government Printing Office, 1962 - 73 páginas
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Página 7 - No public forest reservation shall be established, except to improve and protect the forest within the reservation, or for the purpose of securing favorable conditions of water flows, and to furnish a continuous supply of timber for the use and necessities of citizens of the United States...
Página 48 - Congress hereby declares that it is the policy of the United States to use export controls to the extent necessary (a) to protect the domestic economy from the excessive drain of scarce materials and to reduce the inflationary impact of abnormal foreign demand...
Página 7 - Be designed to aid in providing a continuous supply of national forest timber for the use and necessities of the citizens of the United States.
Página 1 - Stennis and members of the subcommittee, it gives me a great deal of pleasure to...
Página 49 - Douglas-fir peeler logs. I am very much in sympathy with the idea that exports of high-grade raw forest material, of which our domestic supply is limited should not be encouraged. The continued existence of wood-using industries on the Pacific coast, particularly of the plywood industry, depends upon an adequate supply of high quality raw material in the form of standing timber — a supply which is all too limited. It is hardly necessary for me to assure you that I am in favor of sound pro»posals...
Página 26 - ... (6) The award would result in removing or materially lessening opportunities for gainful employment to local labor; or would be against the interests of local users dependent on national forest timber; or would cause the abandonment or prevent the establishment of a local industry which should furnish a desirable permanent market for national forest products.
Página 7 - ... as practicable, a permanent source of raw materials for the support of dependent communities and local industries of the region. The boundaries of such forest units may be established only after hearings are conducted in the vicinity of such lands.
Página 54 - Treasury, but is a powerful means of strengthening and stabilizing our present and future economy, then the only rational alternative that I can see is the orderly disposal of our Crown productive forest lands to private enterprise. The Government will then be out of the business of growing and selling timber and with none of the concomitant obligations which I believe should rest upon a government, as trustee, exercising a monopolistic control over the disposal of a natural resource (Sloan Commission...
Página 49 - ... supply which is all too limited. It is hardly necessary for me to assure you that I am in favor of sound proposals that redound to the benefit of American labor and industry. I am particularly impressed with the fact that organized labor is actively supporting the measures which have been proposed to protect its source of raw material upon which the payrolls of industry are built. Very sincerely yours, FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT.

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