Top Purchasers of US National Forest Timber in Fiscal Year 2005

compiled by George Draffan, Endgame.org
from US Forest Service data

RANK

PURCHASER

THOUSAND

BOARD FEET

AMOUNT

PAID

TOP FORESTS (REGION)

1

Sierra Pacific Industries

251,452

$27,423,569

Eldorado (5)

Plumas (5)

Lassen (5)

Shasta-Trinity (5)

2

Interfor Pacific

86,037

$7,622,043

Deschutes (6)

3

Boise

47,926

$5,727,687

Okanogan-Wenatchee (6)

Deschutes (6)

Chippewa (9)

Boise (4)

Wallowa-Whitman (6)

Fremont-Winema (6)

4

Future Forest LLC

41,212

$0

Apache-Sitgreaves (3)

5

Neiman Timber Company

35,040

$3,334,287

Black Hills (2)

6

Riley Creek Lumber

34,009

$5,985,233

Clearwater (1)

Kootenai (1)

7

Travis Lumber

31,960

$3,572,013

Ouchaita (8)

Ozark-St Francis (8)

8

Intermountain Resources LLC

30,044

$1,659,328

Arapahoe-Roosevelt (2)

Medicine Boew-Routt (2)

GrandMesa-Uncmp-Gunnison (2)

9

Pyramid Mountain Lumber

29,994

$1,630,565

Flathead (1)

10

Pope & Talbot

29,391

$2,900,714

Black Hills (2)

11

Franklin Logging

28,585

$2,634,147

Klamath (5)

Mendocino (5)

Lassen (5)

12

Southwest Forest Products

28,251

$561,853

Coconino (3)

Kaibab (3)

Prescott (3)

13

Swanson Group

27,066

$4,318,874

Fremont-Winema (6)

Siuslaw (6)

Siskiyou (6)

Umpqua (6)

14

Tricon Timber LLC

27,017

$4,105,468

Lolo (1)

Idaho Panhandle (1)

15

Vanwagner Timber

25,667

$603,075

Florida (8)

16

Biewer Wisconsin Sawmill

25,631

$3,342,047

Huron-Manistee (9)

Chequamegon-Nicolet (9)

17

Georgia-Pacific

24,880

$3,221,162

Siuslaw (6)

Florida (8)

18

Ponderay Valley Fibre

24,292

$4,528,455

Colville (6)

Kootenai (1)

Idaho Panhandle (1)

19

Forest Management Systems

23,771

$2,990,523

Superior (9)

20

RY Timber

23,227

$2,176,112

Beaverhead-Deerlodge (1)

Bridger-Teton (4)

Bighorn (2)

Helena (1)

21

Weyerhaeuser

22,539

$2,754,826

Huron-Manistee (9)

Ouachita (8)

Ozark-St Francis (8)

Fremont-Winema (6)

22

Freres Lumber

21,733

$3,136,858

Willamette (6)

23

Plum Creek Marketing

20,823

$2,562,711

Flathead (1)

Kootenai (1)

24

Silver Creek Timber

20,504

$1,921,338

Umpqua (6)

Siskiyou (6)

25

Randy Pew Forest Products

20,035

$34,537

Plumas (5)

26

Buddy Bean Lumber

19,638

$3,333,879

27

DR Johnson Lumber

19,413

$2,903,410

28

Trinity River Lumber

19,343

$2,576,668

29

Gulf Lumber

19,253

$1,729,638

30

Timber Products Company

18,150

$1,638,093

31

Futurewood Corporation

18,102

$1,962,923

32

Yakima Resources LLC

17,688

$1,331,117

33

Fousts

17,176

$3,011,020

34

Pacific Log & Lumber Ltd

16,666

$80,730

35

Viking Lumber

16,609

$257,187

36

FH Stoltze Land & Lumbe

16,405

$1,469,876

37

Alcan Forest Products LLC

15,948

$188,226

38

Pomeroy Forest Products

15,534

$2,025,938

39

Tamarack Mills LLC

15,260

$2,016,250

40

Dodge Logging

15,107

$1,576,186

41

CLR Timber Holdings

14,967

$3,555,537

42

R & R Conner

14,739

$430,592

43

Scott Timber (Roseburg)

14,572

$361,409

44

Stora Enso North America

14,451

$1,656,843

45

Longview Fibre

14,069

$1,909,494

46

Ainsworth Engineered LLC

13,901

$1,746,629

47

Greg Liles Logging

12,334

$198,617

48

Butte Timberlands LLC

11,536

$633,579

49

Deltic Timber

11,432

$1,944,087

50

Holm Logging & Trucking

11,331

$1,364,930