Hardwoods of America, LLC is a joint effort of three leading producers of Hardwood Lumber in the United States. Combined, they produce and market nearly 100 million board feet (235,000m³) annually. The individual mills are members of the National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA), and Hardwood Manufacturers Association (HMA). HA is a member of the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) and sends representatives each year to the AHEC convention in China. HA has a contract with CMA CMG to move their lumber in a timely, trustworthy manner.
Fred Netterville Lumber Co. has been a leading hardwood producer since 1952. Netterville is Owned by Charlie Netterville. He is assisted by his two sons, Matthew and Seth, who compose the fourth generation to dedicate their careers as hardwood lumbermen at their two sawmills in Woodville. The company produces 31 million board feet (73,000m³) annually. Netterville Lumber has Kiln capacity of 1,000,000 board feet (2400m³) with average lumber inventory of 8 million board feet (19,000m³).
Rutland Lumber Company located in Collins, is owned by Leslie Rutland. Rutland runs two shifts and produces 22 million board feet (52,000m³) annually with this one facility. This fine company was established in 1956 and has become a leading producer of hardwood lumber and crane mats. Rutland has over 500,000 board feet (1200m³) of kiln capacity.
Rives and Reynolds Lumber Company has four mill locations. Headquartered in Louisville with two locations in Natchez and one in Kosciusko, MS. Rives & Reynolds produces upwards of 40 million board feet (95,000m³) annually. Established in 1971, the company has grown into a huge producer of quality hardwood lumber. The owners are Terry Reynolds (President) and his son Bruce Reynolds (Vice President). Rives & Reynolds has 500,000 board feet (1200m³) kiln capacity with average inventory of 7 million board feet (16,000m³).