Industries Served


Kloeckner Metals is proud to supply the metals that support the North American timber industry.

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The Timber Industry


The United States timber industry provides employment and contributes to the economy through the production and sale of forest products, as well as related activities such as harvesting and transportation. The industry supports the construction and maintenance of infrastructure, such as roads and bridges, through the production of materials like lumber and paper. It also has a long history in many parts of the United States, including rural areas, and is an important part of local communities and cultures. Kloeckner Metals is proud to supply the metals that support the North American timber industry.

Products Serving the Timber Industry

Services Provided to the Timber Industry


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Special Equipment Serving the Timber Industry

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How large is the United States timber industry?


    As of 2021, the United States timber industry is valued at approximately $24 billion and employs over 200,000 workers. It is a major contributor to the economy and is involved in the production of various forest products including lumber, paper, and wood-based products. The industry also includes related activities such as forest management, harvesting, and transportation of raw materials. The size of the industry has been impacted by various factors such as market conditions, government regulations, and technological advancements.

  • How are metals used in the timber industry?


    Metals commonly used in the timber industry include:

    • Steel: used in the construction of sawmills, log handling equipment, and other machinery
    • Aluminum: used in the construction of lighter weight equipment, such as aerial lifts and bucket trucks
    • Stainless steel: used for resistance to corrosion in outdoor applications, such as equipment and machinery components.

Additional Industries Served

In addition to serving the timber industry, Kloeckner caters to a wide range of related industries including the agriculture, oil & gas, and heavy equipment sectors. Our mission is to be a full-line service center that offers customers unparalleled product scope, full logistical support, and superior customer service across the metals industry.
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