North America's Top Producers - The Sawmill Database

Highest production of sawn wood in North America

Here's a summary of the top producers of sawn wood in North America by production volume.

The figures are based on data from the sawmill database and is for many geographical areas far from complete.

When listing an individual country the production is given for domestic companies, including production in other countries. On the other hand production for foreign companies within the country will not be included.

RankCompanyProduction or
Capacity [m3/yr]
1West Fraser Timber Co Ltd8460000
4Georgia Pacific4300000
5Resolute Forest Products 4000000
7Sierra Pacific Industries3200000
8Hampton Affiliates3100000
9Tolko Industries Ltd2500000
10Idaho Forest Group1890000
11Stimson Lumber Co1770000
12J.D. Irving, Limited1700000
RankSawmillProduction or
Capacity [m3/yr]
1Plateau sawmill1054000
2Houston sawmill1020000
3Quensel West Fraser940000
4Mackenzie sawmill800000
5Dunkley sawmill800000
6Longview Softwood720000
7Cottage Grove680000
8Blue Ridge West Fraser630000
9Fraser Lake West Fraser600000
10High Level600000
11Adams lake600000
12Prince George sawmill560000
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