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PEFC Switzerland


Endorsement Dates

  • Joined PEFC: 30 June 1999
  • First endorsement: 15 October 2001
  • First re-endorsement: 4 March 2008
  • Second re-endorsement: 29 July 2014
  • Current endorsement valid until: 31 December 2019*

*This system has been granted an extraordinary endorsement extension to enable it to transition to the revised PEFC benchmark standards, due for completion in late 2017/early 2018.

Endorsement Documentation

      PEFC Certified

      Forests area: 304 million ha
      Forest owners: > 750,000
      Companies (CoC): > 19,800

      (as of September 2017)
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