Founded in 1948, Shuqualak Lumber is one of the leading privately owned producers of Southern yellow pine in the Southeast. It manufactures a variety of specialty products, such as scaffold planks and stadium seating. The company has a forestry staff that assists customers with timber and timberland management needs. Shuqualak Lumber produces more than 130,000,000 board feet of dimension lumber annually. The company also operates sawmill and planer divisions and is a member of the Mississippi Lumber Manufacturers Association, Noxubee County Chamber of Commerce, Southeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association, and Southern Pine Inspection Bureau. It maintains a location in Shuqualak, Miss.