Timberlink woodchips being held in a hand

Quality Woodchips

Timberlink Australia exports Radiata Pine Woodchip to pulp and paper customers in Japan.

Timberlink supplies Woodchip from responsibly managed Australian Radiata Pine plantations. Timberlink Australia holds FSC® Chain of Custody Licence Number FSC-C117015 for Production and distribution of wood chips (FSC Mix, Controlled Wood). Timberlink is also able to supply PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) certified chip.

Timberlink Australia sources its pine from Tasmania, South Australia and Victoria, and exports its woodchips from the ​Port of Portland, Victoria and Forico’s Long Reach facility in Tasmania.

Typical Timberlink Radiata Pine Woodchip Properties

Dry Matter Content – Average
Basic Density – Range 400 – 500kg per cubic metre
Pulp Yield – Range 49% 0 50% (35 kappa)
Bark and Rot Content <1%
Compaction – Range 175 – 189 cubic feet per bone dry metric tonne

Chip Size

Retained on 1.25″ (31.7mm) screen <5%
Retained on 0.50″ (12.7mm) screen >65%
Retained on 0.25″ (6.4mm) screen <24%
Retained on 0.125″ (3.2mm) screen <5%
Passing on 0.125″ (3.2mm) screen <1%