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199,034,299 ha certified
32,902 CoC certificates
1,503 FM/CoC certificates

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Market News

FSC’s Market Share 2016

27 June 2017 · The first estimates of FSC’s presence in the forest products supply chain are now available for 2016.
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FSC can positively impact your business. Download our Market Info Pack to find out how

30 May 2017 · The FSC Market Info Pack 2016–2017 is now available on our website. This biennial document presents an overview of …
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New WWF Report: Responsible Sourcing of Forest Products is Beneficial for Businesses

29 May 2017 · A new WWF report shows that retail companies that responsibly source forest products are getting numerous concrete business benefits, especially from FSC certification.
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UPM and FSC announce a Global Strategic Partnership

17 May 2017 · UPM and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) announce a global strategic partnership to develop solutions for advancing the uptake of FSC in the market.
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New Guide from ATIBT: User Guide for Eco-Certified African Timber in Europe

28 March 2017 · The International Tropical Timber Technical Association (known by its French abbreviation, ATIBT) has released Volume 1 of its User Guide for Eco-certified African Timber. A …
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Forests For All Forever: Sofidel aims at 100 per cent FSC-labelled consumer products

14 March 2017 · Italian-based Sofidel Group, one of the world’s largest producers of tissue paper products for hygienic and domestic use, increased its commitment to certified raw materials supply and rolled out a …
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BVRio and FSC® Brasil join forces to promote certified products and community forest management in Brazil

13 March 2017 · BVRio and FSC Brasil signed a cooperation agreement to promote timber products certified by the Forest Stewardship Council® within the Responsible Timber Exchange, launched last year. The partnership …
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The European Commission strengthens Ecolabel criteria for wooden floors

6 March 2017 · The European Commission recently published the new criteria on EU Ecolabels for wood, cork and bamboo based floor coverings that require chain of custody certificates issued by an independent third …
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Smurfit Kappa: Sustainable Value Through Packaging

29 November 2016 · Nearly 90 per cent of products currently sold by Smurfit Kappa are FSC certified. But the company, one of the world’s leading paper-based packaging producers, is aiming even higher.
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