Plywood production reached 2,502,000 '000 cbm in 2018 in Malaysia, according to Faostat. This is 14.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, plywood production in Malaysia reached an all time high of 5,481,000 '000 cbm in 2007 and an all time low of 7,000 '000 cbm in 1961. When compared to Malaysia's main peers, plywood production in Cambodia amounted to 27,000 '000 cbm, 280,000 '000 cbm in Singapore, 120,000 '000 cbm in Thailand and 1,050,000 '000 cbm in Vietnam in 2018.
Malaysia has been ranked 9th within the group of 110 countries we follow in terms of plywood production, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.