About KAYU

Kayu International, Inc.

about us

Kayu ® International, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is one of the world’s largest serving Direct Importers of the finest Exotic Hardwood for the U.S. and Canadian markets; providing decades of High Quality Hardwood, Dependable Service at Surprisingly Affordable Prices.
Throughout our history our main emphasis has always been focused on providing the best quality hardwoods for our customers, when they want it. With business growing solidly every year, we can honestly say we have accomplished that and more. Our warehouses are stocked year-round and are located nation-wide on both the West Coast and East Coast.

Our Owner and President, Steve Wilson, has been in the Lumber Industry for more than 40 years and began Importing Lumber from SE Asia in the early 80’s. KAYU® continues to maintain and purchase exotic hardwood from many of the same Mill Owners.

a specialized team

based out of Wilsonville, Oregon makes frequent visits each year to South East Asia to better communicate customer needs to the overseas purchasing staff and suppliers. Supported by full time and highly skilled experts with decades of training in the wood industry. The Malaysian and Indonesian KAYU team continuously and extensively is; negotiating the best prices, ensuring quality control and expediting shipments. Additionally, KAYU offers the most advantageous shipping and logistical support, as well as constant monitoring of our U.S. and Canadian inventory.
With this level of experience and success you can be reassured that you will be getting the high quality products you need and the service you deserve.