How much wood from Brazil did IKEA use?

We require that suppliers use Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certified or recycled wood in our home furnishing products. All information presented here is valid for Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) with a reporting period from 1 September 2021 to 31 August 2022 and, unless otherwise specified, applies to virgin wood used in IKEA home furnishing products (excluding paper). 

Key metrics

Amount of virgin wood used roundwood equivalent (RWE): 230,204 m3

Contribution to total IKEA virgin wood used for home furnishing products: 2%

Approximate proportion of Brazil’s total harvest used by IKEA suppliers: 0.1%

Approximate proportion of Brazil’s forests that are FSC-certified: 2%

Years in IKEA supply chain: 10+

Regions and types of forests

In FY22, virgin wood of Brazilian origin used in IKEA products mainly came from actively managed FSC-certified plantation forests in the southern region. IKEA suppliers do not source wood from the Amazon rainforest.

Wood species

Where else in the world did IKEA use wood from?

Visit our global wood supply map