Baltic Timber

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British Timber Trade - Concerns Over The Timber Trade
... The importation of timber from the Baltic had two notable defects in the mind of British statesmen ... The British had a large trade deficit with the entire Baltic region ... a large number of essential resources from the Baltic, but did not have enough goods to export to the Baltic to make up for these purchases, however ...
British Timber Trade - Trade Restrictions
... The next attempt to break Britain's dependence on the Baltic once again occurred during a great Europe wide conflict that had significant naval elements ... The Napoleonic Wars reopened Britain's fears of the Baltic timber trade being severed ... Europe, were at the mercy of Napoleon's army and many of the rest of the timber ports within the Baltic were threatened by Napoleon's Continental system ...

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    The very timber and boards and shingles of which our houses are made grew but yesterday in a wilderness where the Indian still hunts and the moose runs wild.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)