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PEFC Global Statistics, December 2023

About PEFC

As of December 2023, around 295 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

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As of December 2023, around 295 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

PEFC Global Statistics, September 2023

About PEFC

As of September 2023, around 286 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

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As of September 2023, around 286 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

Join the World's Largest Forest Certification System

About PEFC

Demonstrate your commitment and activate your support to forests and PEFC by becoming an international stakeholder member. Discover the benefits and the requirements at a glance.

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Demonstrate your commitment and activate your support to forests and PEFC by becoming an international stakeholder member. Discover the benefits and the requirements at a glance.

PEFC Global Statistics, June 2023

About PEFC

As of June 2023, around 291 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

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As of June 2023, around 291 million hectares of forest area was PEFC certified, and more than 12,000 PEFC chain of custody certificates had been issued.

Can rising demand for timber in construction accelerate deforestation?

Construction

Paper by Eduardo Rojas Briales, PEFC International Chair, for the World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE) 2023.

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Paper by Eduardo Rojas Briales, PEFC International Chair, for the World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE) 2023.

COVID-19

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