Keeping a good thing going.

Tolko is the largest non-integrated chip producer in British Columbia and co-products is one of our core businesses. Our co-products include residual and whole log chips, sawdust, shavings and dark hog (bark). 

  • We have a chip supply base of 1,265,000 BDUs in BC and Alberta 
  • We also produce 620,000 BDUs of sawdust and shavings and 750,000 BDUs of hog
  • We ship our co-products via rail and truck (approx. 130,000 trucks and railcars)
  • We utilize Fibreco Export in North Vancouver to send chips to export markets in the U.S. and Japan
  • We consume 200,000 BDUs in our Armstrong co-generation facility and 50,000 BDUs in our Kelowna co-generation facility 

Main uses

  • Market pulp production
  • Paper production
  • Particleboard, MDF, power production, animal bedding
  • Wood pellets


  • Spruce
  • Pine
  • Interior balsam
  • Hemlock
  • Douglas fir


British Columbia

  • Seven sawmills
  • Three plywood/veneer facilities
  • Four whole log chippers


  • One sawmill
  • Two OSB mills


  • One OSB mill

See our division locations here.

Easy to do business with. Product quality and consistency. On-time shipping. This is what Tolko is built on.