Facts and figures

FSC certification has been growing for more than 25 years.

More than:

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FSC-certified forest growth 1997-2021

FSC forest growth 1997-2021


FSC-certified forests by region

FSC-certified forests word map


Global figures

215,826,949 Certified Hectares

52,681 CoC Certificates

1,465 FM/CoC Certificates

1,613 Promotional licence holders

1,162 International members in 89 Countries

28 Years of existence

45 FM Certificate Holders with verified ecosystem services impacts in 16 Countries

UK figures

FSC-certified forests

1,646,698 certified hectares

Chain of custody

2,263 CoC certificates

Forest management certificates

24 FM/CoC certificates

Promotional licence holders

121 promotional licence holders


35 international members

Last updated

4 August 2022