Top Purchasers of

U.S. National Forest

Public Timber Sales

by U.S. Forest Service Region,
for the five years 1994-1998

  Region 1 -
Northern Idaho & Montana

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Owens & Hurst Lumber

135

10.8

Crown Pacific

105

8.4

American Timber

99

7.9

Louisiana-Pacific

93

7.4

Clearwater Forest/Kooskia

75

6.0

Plum Creek Timber

73

5.9

Bennett/Shearer Lumber

61

4.9

Darby Lumber

46

3.7

R-Y Timber

45

3.6

Thompson River Lumber

42

3.4

 

 Region 2 -
Colorado, N Dakota, Wyoming

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Pope & Talbot

160

25.5

Neiman Timber

98

15.6

Continental Lumber

76

12.1

Louisiana-Pacific

65

10.3

Bighorn Lumber

47

7.5

Allied Forest Products

29

4.7

Intermountain Forest Products

21

3.4

K & K Lumber

13

2.0

US Forest Industries

11

1.8

Stone Container

11

1.7

 

 Region 3 -
Arizona & New Mexico

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Stone Container

47

25.7

Precision Pine & Timber

47

25.4

Kaibab Industries

15

8.1

Boise Cascade

13

7.0

Reidhead Brothers Lumber

9

4.8

Utah Forest Products

8

4.5

Clear Lumber

6

3.3

Reidhead & Sons

5

2.9

Allied Forest Products

5

2.8

Rio Grande Forest Products

4

2.4

 

 Region 4 -
Southern Idaho, Utah, Nevada

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Boise Cascade

290

31.6

Evergreen Forest products

124

13.5

Croman

92

10.1

Ellingson Lumber

54

5.9

Louisiana-Pacific

28

3.0

Utah Forest Products

23

2.5

Jensen Lumber

23

2.5

Rocky Mountain Log/Montana Sun

19

2.1

Mountain Valley Timber

18

2.1

Satterwhite

18

1.9

 

 Region 5 - California

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Sierra Pacific Industries

525

28.9

Franklin & Son

112

6.1

Wetsel-Oviat

101

5.5

Sierra Forest Products

100

5.5

Collins Pine/Fremont/Kane

92

5.1

Roseburg Forest Products/Scott Timber

91

5.0

Hi-Ridge Lumber

67

3.7

 

 Region 6 -
Oregon & Washington

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

DR Johnson Lumber

269

9.8

Boise Cascade

188

6.8

Weyerhaeuser

131

4.8

Young & Morgan/Bugaboo

130

4.7

Rosboro Lumber

115

4.2

Vaagen Brothers

107

3.9

Ochoco Lumber/Malheur/St Joe

96

3.5

 

 Region 8 - Southern states

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Weyerhaeuser

149

4.9

Bean Lumber

149

4.9

Travis Lumber

112

3.7

Bibler Brothers

106

3.5

Georgia-Pacific

92

3.0

Deltic Timber

82

2.7

Hood Industries

59

1.9

Wilamette Industries

57

1.9

International Paper

51

1.7

Anthony Timberlands

50

1.6

 

 Region 9 -
Midwest & Northeast states

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

John A Biemer Lumber

139

5.2

Potlatch

125

4.7

Boise Cascade

86

3.2

Hedstrom Lumber

74

2.8

Payless Ag Products

58

2.2

Giguere Logging/Edward

51

1.9

North Shore Forest Products

48

1.8

Bradford Forest Products

40

1.5

Consolidated Papers

39

1.5

Holli Forest Products

38

1.4

 

Region 10 - Alaska

 

million board feet purchased

percent of total timber sold

Silver Bay Logging

164

41.7

Viking Lumber

67

17.1

Rayonier

44

11.2

Metlakatla Forest Products

22

5.6

Whitestone SE Logging

21

5.5

Ace Cedar/Pacific Rim Cedar

16

4.1

Seley Corp/Wrangell Forst Products

16

4.1

D & L Construction/Larry Smith

8

2.1

Klukwan Forest Products

5

1.2

Chambers & Sons

5

1.2