International Markets

SFPA is the only trade group representing Southern Pine interests that is designated as a forest products cooperator by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), a partnership maintained for more than 30 years.  SFPA works to position Southern Pine as a preferred structural, finish and outdoor material throughout Europe, Latin America, Asia, India, South Africa and the Middle East.  SFPA cooperates with the Softwood Export Council and APA – The Engineered Wood Association, to support American Softwoods (AMSO) trade offices around the globe.

Visit SouthernPineGlobal.com to source Southern Pine products from SFPA and SLMA member exporters and to locate international AMSO trade representatives.  To learn more about SFPA’s Trade Promotion Program, travel incentives, upcoming trade events, and other export promotion services, contact Tami Kessler, SFPA’s executive director, 504/443-4464, option 4.