The Weyerhaeuser Company is an international forest products company with annual sales of more than $22 billion. Its businesses touch nearly every aspect of the forest products industry, from growing and harvesting tress to producing, pulp, paper, packaging and building products. Weyerhaeuser is one of the world s largest producers of softwood and hardwood lumber. The company has ranked on Fortune magazine s ranking of America s largest corporations since 1956. The company also has a real estate division that builds homes. The Weyerhaeuser Company was founded in 1900 and employs more than 55,000 people in 18 countries, including a facility in Columbus, Miss.