U.S. National Forest Timber Purchasers

Region 8: Top Purchasers, 1991-2001

compiled by George Draffan, Endgame www.endgame.org

from U.S. National Forest Service data

click here for index of other public timber cutting

Rank

Purchaser

Board feet

(thousands)

Amount

paid

Most recent

year

1

Weyerhaeuser

238,938

$ 45,375,298

2001

2

Bean Lumber & Timberlands

190,134

$ 36,805,838

2001

3

Georgia-Pacific

158,350

$ 16,763,298

2001

4

Travis Lumber

137,993

$ 20,621,068

2001

5

Hood Industries

109,087

$ 22,392,388

2001

6

Deltic Timber

103,961

$ 20,305,520

2001

7

Bibler Brothers

103,008

$ 16,341,996

1998

8

Willamette Industries

102,474

$ 19,185,709

1998

9

Hankins Lumber

99,111

$ 16,843,054

1999

10

International Paper

79,562

$ 12,042,275

1999

11

Gulf Lumber

78,830

$ 13,996,394

2000

12

Columbus Lumber

78,671

$ 16,676,131

2001

13

Southern Lumber

78,126

$ 15,760,673

2001

14

Louisiana-Pacific

73,122

$ 8,501,106

1999

15

C L W

70,774

$ 12,994,293

2001

16

Walker Brothers Lumber

70,307

$ 13,859,916

1998

17

Cal-Tex Lumber

66,579

$ 14,140,978

1997

18

Hunt Plywood

65,480

$ 10,537,867

2000

19

Anthony Timberlands

60,661

$ 16,071,445

2001

20

Leesville Lumber

52,077

$ 6,866,652

2000