Simply put, cost per tonne is the total cost of your logging operation divided by your total production. The concept is easily represented as a mathematical equation:

Cost per tonne = Total Cost ($) / Total Production (tonne)

Unfortunately the process leading up to plugging numbers into this simple formula can be complex and daunting. So how do you figure out what your costs and production really are?

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Find out how to calculate your production and cost and the importance of cost per tonne to your business: