The local forest products company around the world. At home around the world, IFP has become a leader in international trade. 

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Founded in 1972 by Robert Kraft, IFP is a global leader and North America’s largest trader of forest products commodities. Primary grades include containerboard, market pulp, recycled fibers, printing & writing papers, paperboard, flexible packaging and a wide variety of logs, lumber and panel products. 


IFP provides solutions for sales and marketing, transportation and logistics, and finance for suppliers and converters in the forest products industry. In addition, we provide expertise as well as professional advice on the technical and legal considerations of a transaction.

IFP works with suppliers and customers as a true business partner, in reality and not just in name, and brings to the boardroom table a distinct advantage over our competitors.

Worldwide Reach

Headquartered in Foxborough, Massachusetts with subsidiary offices and a network of exclusive sales representatives located around the world.

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IFP has earned the 8th spot among the top 100 U.S. Exporters in 2022.
IFP is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Collins to the position of Senior Vice President of IFP.