Putnam Lumber is a member of the Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA). The SFPA is a not only a great resource for an exporter like Putnam, but it is also a great resource for foreign importers to learn more about the US Southern Pine Lumber Industry. (Note: this link will take you out of Putnam Lumber's website)
Terms of the Trade
Importing lumber, panel, and construction products can be a little confusing. Here is a link that provides a few definitions to the terms used in the trade.
Follow the link below to learn more about common export documents.
Calculations and Conversion Tables
Follow the link below to learn more about how to calculate or convert units of measure for lumber and panel products.