Meet Our Company
White River Forest Products LP (WRFP) is a private corporation that operates a random length sawmill in Northwestern Ontario. Located in White River, Ontario, the mill, known for its quality lumber, is a community-based venture between the Netamisakomik Anishinabek (Pic Mobert First Nation), the White River EDC, and private investors including Frank Dottori, who was the founder and former CEO of Canadian forestry giant, Tembec.
We are a community based venture building its own future….Our corporate mission is to be a profitable, low cost forestry company, converting forest resources into competitive and innovative quality projects while protecting the environment and creating positive long term social, cultural and economic benefit for the region and it’s people, employees and shareholders.
The White River sawmill complex is centrally located within the White River Sustainable Forest License (SFL) area, and is known for its ability to produce high quality lumber products sourced from forests in the local and surrounding region. The company’s objective is to produce approximately 150 million board feet of FSC certified Random Length, stud and value added products.
We are committed to supporting the communities in which it operates. We believe that an essential component of our social and corporate responsibility is to provide charitable support to local organizations, demonstrating a commitment to community growth and betterment. We consider both monetary and in-kind donation requests from local organizations.