The key processing sites are principally located in Belém and Santarém in the state of Para.
The main products Brazil exports are mouldings (softwood and hardwood), plywood, furniture, joinery, pulp and paper and sawn wood.
In the figure below we see that the main destination markets for Brazil are the USA, Mexico and Europe.
Brazil’s main ports for softwood lumber export are the southern ports of Paranaguá, São Francisco do Sul and Itajaí, while the main ports for hardwood lumber export are Belém, Belém Islands, Santarém and Vila do Conde in the northern part of the country, and Paranaguá in the south.
ITTO (2019), data 2017