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Cover Page - shares
6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2019
Aug. 02, 2019
Cover page.    
Entity Registrant Name RAYONIER INC.  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2019  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity File Number 1-6780  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code NC  
Entity Tax Identification Number 13-2607329  
Entity Address, Address Line One 1 RAYONIER WAY  
Entity Address, City or Town WILDLIGHT  
Entity Address, State or Province FL  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 32097  
City Area Code 904  
Local Phone Number 357-9100  
Title of 12(b) Security COMMON SHARES, NO PAR VALUE  
Trading Symbol RYN  
Entity Central Index key 0000052827  
Current Fiscal year End Date --12-31  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business false  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   129,630,052