UK production capacity statistics 2015 (m3)

 MDF 950000 
 OSB 320000 
 Particleboard 2310000

Irish production capacity statistics 2015 (m3)

 MDF 420000
 OSB 350000

UK apparent consumption statistics 2015 (m3)

 MDF 1238000
 OSB 529000
 Particleboard 2476000

Irish apparent consumption statistics 2014 (m3)

 MDF 90000
 Particleboard 65000

UK Wood use statistics 2015 (Wet Tonnes)


Roundwood Sawmill Products Reclaimed Wood
Wood Use 1344000       1699000         852000

Industry Statistics Charts

The charts below are historic statistics for UK wood usage for the production of wood based panels. (click / tap image to enlarge).