Plywood production reached 3,298,000 '000 cbm in 2018 in Japan, according to Faostat. This is 0.335 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, plywood production in Japan reached an all time high of 8,596,000 '000 cbm in 1973 and an all time low of 1,499,000 '000 cbm in 1961. When compared to Japan's main peers, plywood production in China amounted to 116,888,000 '000 cbm, 4,013,000 '000 cbm in Russia, 441,000 '000 cbm in South Korea and 11,490,000 '000 cbm in USA in 2018.
Japan has been ranked 6th within the group of 110 countries we follow in terms of plywood production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.