Tampa International Forest ProductsTampa International Forest Products, LLC, was formed in 1976 in Tampa, Florida. Through the efforts of our dedicated employees, we have grown to a company that last year shipped over 4,500 carloads and 11,000 truckloads of building products. Our 900 customers depend on us to provide service on every order. Our suppliers depend on us to distribute their full range of products to our customer base. We are involved in both short-term and long-term planning for customers and suppliers. Our job is to use our innovation and skills to match the needs of suppliers and customers in a manner that creates a profitable long-term business relationship for all. We owe our growth and success to our customer and supplier loyalty. We will continue to support manufacturers who produce product using sustainable forest management.
Our MissionTo be the industries’ premier trading partner, while supporting a culture of entrepreneurship and long term growth, as we continue our quest to become “The Company” to work for and do business with.
Tampa International Forest Products was built on strong, long-term relationships. Since we opened in 1976, we’ve dedicated our efforts to understanding and servicing the needs of our trading partners. Using the latest technology in transportation, delivering up to the minute market information and devoting our efforts to prompt service, we continue to be the premier lumber and building materials trading company in the industry. At TIFP, we measure our success by the continued successes of our trading partners. Our traders and support staff include some of the most talented and tenured in the industry. Their experience has built a solid foundation and their knowledge is passed down to each generation of new traders.I have been fortunate enough to be a part of Tampa International since 1987. I am honored to work in an industry that regardless of good or bad market conditions, high or low housing starts, or transportation problems, we are able laugh with our long time industry friends and find a way to get the job done. As president, my promise is simple. Tampa International will do our part to help your company succeed and build a lasting partnership! Sincerely,
Joe Brown | President