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. A pre-announcement of changes to the 2015 editions of Forestry Statistics and Forestry Facts and Figures is available.

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 June 2015 Published 14 July 2015.

Joint Wood Energy Enquiry: 2013 data Published 2 July 2015.

Public Opinion of Forestry 2015: reports for UK/England, Scotland and Wales  Published 25 June 2015.

Woodland Area, Planting and Restocking: 2015 Edition  Published 11 June 2015.

UK Wood Production and Trade: 2014 provisional figures  Published 14 May 2015.

Timber Price Indices: data to March 2015  Published 14 May 2015.

Last updated: 08/25/2015