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2018 Market Analysis & Industry Outlook: Sawmills

Overview of the U.S. Sawmills Industry

This section provides answers to key questions about the industry:
  1. What is the total market size (industry revenue)?
  2. What is the industry outlook?
  3. Market Analysis: Is the market growing or declining, and how quickly?
  4. Are long-term forecasts positive or negative?
  5. What is the average company size in the industry?
  6. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. industry market size for Sawmills: Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders. In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.

Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.

market size 2018
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Statistics 2012        2013        2014        2015        2016        2017
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)

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Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis

Market Forecast[PREMIUM]

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.

market forecast

Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Sawmills industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product Description Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total


Hardwood Lumber, Made In Sawmills

Softwood Lumber, Made In Sawmills

Wood Chips, Excluding Field Chips

Wood Ties, Siding, Shingles, And Shakes, And Contract Sawing Of Logs Owned By Others

Sawmills, Not Categorized, Total

Softwood Veneer And Plywood Manufacturing

Cut Stock, Resawing Lumber, And Planing

Softwood Lumber, Made From Purchased Lumber

Total Miscellaneous Receipts

Resales - Sales Of Products Bought And Sold Without Further Manufacture, Processing, Or Assembly

Miscellaneous Receipts, Including Receipts For Repair Work, Sales Of Scrap And Refuse.

U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.

U.S. map of Sawmills by state

Sawmills Industry Price Trends

Rise and fall in market prices are affectedd by supply, demand, and the cost of goods/services sold. Higher demand or COGS will put upward price pressure on prices. Higher competition among Sawmills companies will put a downward pressure on prices. The chart shows how prices are changing within the industry, month-to-month over the last three years.

price index trends

Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

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Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Domestic production activities deduction
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics

Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Sawmills company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation RatiosIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Sawmills industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Sawmills measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.

Liquidity RatiosIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.

Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.

Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 3%

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Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers2%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 6%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 5%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 7%
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 6%
Production Occupations 43%
Woodworkers 27%
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 26%
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood 20%
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing 6%
Other Production Occupations 10%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 29%
Material Moving Workers 24%
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 6%
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 6%
Laborers and Material Movers, Hand 17%
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 12%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Sawmills Industry Market Share [PREMIUM]

Largest companies in the industry and related industries, with private company revenue estimates.

CompanyAddressRevenue Estimate

Innovation News

  • Batey trademarks "GRILL CANDY" - Wood chips for smoking and grilling; pellets of wood for smoking and grilling - 05/10/2016

  • Top Innovators

    CompanyInnovation Score
    Hills Products Group

    Additional companies, details and innovation scoring in the full report.

    Latest Industry News

    • Support for Sapphire WSA release - They said they need to start up a least 30 sawmills to take all the dead trees. Many of the hiking trails are all blown in and lost forever. In 2011, 400,000 tress blew over in on night. There is no money to open all these wonderful trails because the ... (01/10/2018)
    • Martha Dixon, Andalusia philanthropist and longtime friend of Auburn University, passes away - Shortly after the sale of the Dixon Family timber enterprise in 1976, which included sawmills, turpentine stills, gristmills and farms, the Dixons formed the Solon and Martha Dixon Foundation in support of forestry education, the arts, health organizations ... (01/09/2018)
    • CARROLL: Study shows a divided America - This was true a couple of decades ago in the timber industry. Sawmills became automated and no longer needed dozens of workers to sort lumber. The result was those same workers found new ways to make new products from sawmill waste products and increased ... (01/09/2018)
    • Mumbai fires raise questions about fire safety in India - But the Comptroller and Auditor General of India, the country's federal audit body, warned last year that fire disasters were possible in highrise buildings, petrol stations, sawmills and firecracker shops, among other places in Maharashtra. The group ... (01/09/2018)
    • Opinion: What Leonardo da Vinci can teach us about water - It inspired him to propose the application of water power for useful purposes, from water-driven sawmills to forges, flour mills, factories and silk spinning works. And though he was a peace-loving, vegetarian hippie dude well before his time, he wasn’t ... (01/08/2018)
    • Compost bedded pack barns offer cow comfort and higher milk production - Probert says southwestern Missouri’s many sawmills give livestock owners an ample supply of finely ground sawdust for packing. The sawdust provides livestock with soft, safe resting and walking areas. Livestock operators till the sawdust, which contains ... (01/05/2018)
    • Working on her next 100 years - They moved to Prince George and Greg worked at Rustad Sawmills as their first aid man until he retired from the company. Greg was born in the spring of 1913 and sadly he passed away in December 2013; just three months before he would have turned 101. (01/04/2018)
    • Tredegar man who died at sawmills named - A TREDEGAR man who died following an accident at a sawmills has been named. The inquest into the death of Roman Grzegorz Kokot was opened and adjourned by Herefordshire Coroner’s Court last week. The 32-year-old man died following an accident at ... (01/04/2018)
    • Tesla had worse safety records than slaughterhouses and sawmills, but says it's improving - Elon Musk is moving as fast as he can to replace human workers with robots, but right now he’s dealing with some serious flesh-and-blood issues. Tesla Motors Inc., the electric car company he runs, is under fire for its record on workplace safety. (05/24/2017)
    • Sawmills studio, Cornwall: A hit with all the family - As male activities go, ours is pretty harmless. No motorbikes, no sports cars and no foolish crushes on the au pair. This is not, however, a guarantee of acceptability. "Midlife crisis," said my wife, when I told her what I and a few friends planned to do. (05/16/2010)

    Government Contracts

    In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $3,272,529 on Sawmills. It has awarded 186 contracts to 66 companies, with an average value of $49,584 per company.   

    Top government vendors:

    CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount

    Segments classified within this market research report

    This industry market research report includes companies whose primary business is any of the following:
    Ties, wood, made from logs or bolts, Stud mills, Shingles, sawed or hand split, manufacturing, Shakes (i.e., hand split shingles) manufacturing, Poles, made from from log or bolts, Siding, dressed lumber, Lumber, hardwood dimension, Dimension lumber, softwood, Pressure treated lumber made from logs or bolts and treated, Siding mills, Flitches (i.e., veneer stock) made in sawmills, Boards, Sawmills, hardwood, Beams, Ceiling lumber, Timbers, softwood dimension, Chipper mills (except portable), Wood chips made in sawmills, Shingle mills, Sawdust and shavings (i.e., sawmill byproducts) manufacturing, Lumber (i.e., rough, dressed) made from logs or bolts, railroad, Custom sawmills, Sawed lumber made in sawmills, etc.

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