The demand and consumption of forest products around the world continue to grow with lumber being the only major building material. In the previous decade, China was declared as the largest country in the world for producing as well as consuming wood. It also overtook America’s sawn wood production.
Wood products are generally produced from renewable resources. These are also widely used for building purposes because of their environmental impacts apart from the supply chain.
The infographic below reveals the carbon emission from wood products. Moreover, it also tells that the demand and consumption of forest products will continue to grow all around the world due to several reasons.
Infographic by: Energyminute.ca