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

219,463,731 Certified Hectares

50,995 CoC Certificates

1,474 FM/CoC Certificates

1,451 Promotional licence holders

1,165 International members in 89 Countries

28 Years of existence

30 FM Certificate Holders with verified ecosystem services impacts in 12 Countries

UK figures

FSC-certified forests

1,634,559 certified hectares

Chain of custody

2,262 CoC certificates

Forest management certificates

26 FM/CoC certificates

Promotional licence holders

115 promotional licence holders


36 international members

Last updated

1 January 2022