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August 5, 2021
French wood industry is expected to quadruple its market share in construction in 10 years
The French timber industry, with 60,000 companies and nearly 400,000 jobs, intends to quadruple its market share in construction over the next 10 years, in order to decarbonize the building sector, responsible for nearly 19% of carbon emissions of the country. "To decarbonize the building sector, we must go from 7% of wooden housing to a significant proportion ": (...) "we can think 30%, in the next 10 years , mainly via the mix of materials used", estimated Frederic Carteret, president of France Bois Industrie Entreprise, an association which brings together wood processing companies.   ...
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