We produce statistics on a wide range of topics related to forestry.

Our main statistics are published annually in Forestry Statistics and summarised in Forestry Facts and Figures.

The annual surveys of the UK timber industry can now be completed online.

How we comply with the UK Statistics Authority's Code of Practice for Official Statistics, statistical survey control, statistical reviews and our annual workplan.

The National Forest Inventory (NFI) is a continuous survey of woodland in Great Britain, comprising a woodland map and a field survey, conducted on a five-year cycle. 

Economic research


Tel: 0300 067 5238 

Recent reports

Woodland Carbon Code Statistics: Data to March 2015  Published 9 April 2015.

Timber Price Indices: data to September 2014 Published 6 November 2014.

Forest Resources Assessment 2015: UK Report Published 30 October 2014.

Revised versions of the Joint Forest Sector Questionnaire: Final 2013 data and the Timber Forecast Questionnaire 2014: UK forecasts were published on 27 October 2014. For more information please follow the links above.

Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting for Forestry Published 9 October 2014.

Woodland Carbon Code Statistics: Data to September 2014  Published 9 October 2014.

Forestry Statistics 2014 and Forestry Facts & Figures 2014 Published 25 September 2014

50 year forecast of softwood timber availability and 50 year forecast of hardwood timber availability Published 30 April 2014.

Last updated: 04/15/2015