Argentina has a significant volume and variety of hardwoods for flooring, furniture and railroad ties. While the timber industry is a small portion of the economy, it is growing and becoming more sophisticated.
Rough sawn logs and railroad ties are the major export. The following items are abundant species.
- Quebracho spp. (both Colorado and Blanco)
- Palo Lanza
- Guaranina (Nina)
- Palo Santos
- Lapacho (Ipe)
Palo Santos round logs (Bulnesia sarmientoi)