Founded in 1927, Longview Fibre Company is a diversified timberlands owner and manager, and a specialty paper and container manufacturer. Using sustainable forestry methods, the company manages approximately 587,000 acres of softwood timberlands in western Washington and Oregon. Its softwood logs are targeted primarily for the United States and Japanese markets. Longview Fibre s manufacturing facilities include a pulp-paper mill, a network of nearly 20 converting plants and a sawmill in central Washington. The company s products include logs, corrugated and solid-fiber containers, commodity and specialty kraft papers, paperboard, and dimension and specialty lumber. Longview Fibre Company is headquartered in Longview, Wash., and has operations in Minneapolis.