Charles Donald Pulpwood, Inc.
is a Port Gibson, Mississippi-based company founded in 1946 by the late Charles
Donald, Sr. His widow, Mary R. Donald, and sons; Charles, Jr., George and
David Donald now operate the company, which does business throughout
Mississippi and parts of Louisiana.
Operations include woodyards (some with water storage for wood
and logs) that buy long and short pulpwood and sawlogs and services
provided by numerous logging contractors and well-trained pine
plantation thinning crews. Five
registered foresters are on staff to assist landowners with management
and selling decisions. The
company also buys and sells timberland.
The company produces about
1.6 million tons of pulpwood annually.
Approximately 500,000 tons of pulpwood, including 7 million board
feet of sawlogs, are produced from the Port Gibson area, providing
numerous job opportunities for residents in the area.