Which Country Produces the Most Plywood?

Wood-Based Panels March 15, 2017
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

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Global plywood market production was estimated at 147,456 thousand cubic meters in 2015. There was an annual increase of +6.1% annually from 2007 to 2015.

China, according to market research conducted by IndexBox, was the largest producer of plywood in absolute volumes, with 103,000 thousand cubic meters. It was followed by the U.S. (9,245 thousand cubic meters), Indonesia (5,995 thousand cubic meters) and Malaysia (4,155 thousand cubic meters).

The most notable growth rates in plywood production among the main producing countries from 2007 to 2015 were attained by China (+11.1% per year). Moreover, the lion's share of the increase in global plywood production from 2007 to 2015 was attained by this country.

Top 5 plywood producing countries in 2015

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Source: World: Plywood - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025