U.S. National Forest Cut 1950 to present

Top purchasers of U.S. National Forest timber 1994-1998

Top purchasers of U.S. National Forest timber 1991-2000

Boise Cascade Timber Purchases

Weyerhaeuser Timber Purchases

Weyerhaeuser Totals by Region & Year

Clearinghouse on Forests & Corporations

Top 50 Purchasers of U.S. National Forest Timber
During the Decade 1991-2000

compiled by George Draffan

from U.S. Forest Service data

 

In the ten years from 1991 through 2000, the US Forest Service sold 21 billion board feet for more than $3 billion in 19,211 timber sales.
The following table shows all purchasers of more than 10 million board feet or $1 million, ranked by number of board feet purchased.


Rank


Purchaser

Thousand Board Feet Purchased

Dollars
Paid

1

BOISE CASCADE

807,221

$172,695,829

2

SIERRA PACIFIC INDUSTRIES

681,985

$141,259,586

3

KETCHIKAN PULP COMPANY

600,029

$51,200,532

4

WEYERHAEUSER CO

419,142

$64,450,875

5

LOUISIANA-PACIFIC CORP

407,669

$48,834,883

6

ALASKA PULP CORPORATION

393,068

$18,064,485

7

D.R. JOHNSON LUMBER

352,578

$58,493,156

8

STONE CONTAINER

263,689

$31,994,557

9

GEORGIA-PACIFIC

249,624

$39,755,698

10

BIEWER SAWMILL

217,032

$17,841,492

11

POPE & TALBOT

216,910

$49,253,310

12

CROWN PACIFIC LTD

184,518

$47,302,123

13

VAAGEN BROTHERS LUMBER

184,089

$20,826,419

14

BEAN LUMBER

182,494

$36,086,550

15

OWENS AND HURST LUMBER

175,147

$39,239,721

16

POTLATCH CORPORATION

173,971

$12,283,459

17

DAW FOREST PRODUCTS

155,240

$36,157,917

18

WETSEL-OVIATT LUMBER

149,988

$23,010,481

19

PLUM CREEK TIMBER

149,803

$32,215,210

20

SILVER BAY LOGGING

141,695

$15,157,265

21

SIERRA FOREST PRODUCTS

122,159

$20,665,370

22

CONTINENTAL LUMBER

121,108

$25,441,899

23

CROMAN CORPORATION

120,891

$24,240,650

24

EVERGREEN FOREST PRODUCTS

116,962

$23,204,362

25

HI-RIDGE LUMBER

114,746

$47,984,321

26

NEIMAN TIMBER COMPANY

112,336

$21,365,610

27

GIGUERE LOGGING

111,027

$6,947,090

28

TRAVIS LUMBER

110,931

$18,458,986

29

HANKINS INC

110,004

$17,589,367

30

BIBLER BROTHERS

105,757

$16,645,892

31

IDAHO FOREST INDUSTRIES

105,226

$27,778,023

32

WILLIAMETTE INDUSTRIES

104,065

$19,878,137

33

TRICON TIMBER

103,977

$16,804,583

34

HOOD INDUSTRIES

103,201

$21,356,988

35

MALHEUR LUMBER

99,650

$27,938,068

36

DELTIC TIMBER

98,023

$19,729,827

37

RALPH FRANKLIN LOGGING

88,532

$1,956,578

38

INTERNATIONAL PAPER

87,940

$13,153,907

39

SCOTT TIMBER

85,913

$27,422,332

40

ROSBORO LUMBER

84,821

$19,236,996

41

VIKING LUMBER

84,744

$16,532,782

42

BUGABOO TIMBER

83,925

$19,545,510

43

COLLINS PINE

83,727

$23,376,121

44

HEDSTROM LUMBER

82,912

$5,343,426

45

AMERICAN TIMBER COMPANY

80,580

$18,862,414

46

CHAMPION INTERNATIONAL

80,383

$19,755,386

47

BENNETT LUMBER PRODUCTS

80,101

$15,543,307

48

NORTH SHORE FOREST PRODUCTS

79,141

$2,620,467

49

GULF LUMBER CO

78,830

$13,996,394

50

PAYLESS AG PRODUCTS

77,897

$5,367,836