How much wood from South Africa 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).
Regions and types of forests
In FY22, virgin wood of South African origin used in IKEA products came from FSC-certified plantation forests in the eastern region.