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FSC Iroko

Iroko has been commonly used in New Zealand for the past 35 years in the marine and joinery trades. JSC Timber import FSC 100% Iroko to NZ. Sourced from responsible forests in West Africa, from one of the global leaders in responsible management of tropical forests. 

JSC Timber are proud to be associated with this West African operation that aims to improve the social and economic welfare of forest workers and the local communities. Offering the local population employment and training opportunities, as well providing health services and education. 

Iroko is an extremely versatile timber, suitable for all interior and exterior uses. Including but not limited to decking, flooring, boatbuilding, cabinetry and furniture. It is a very durable timber and is resistant to both rot and insect attack.  

  • COMMON NAME: Iroko 
  • BOTANICAL NAME(S): Milicia Excelsa and Milicia Regia 
  • COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: West Africa 
  • WOOD TYPE: Hardwood  
  • TIMBER COLOUR: Yellow through to golden or medium Brown 
  • GRAIN: Medium to coarse texture, with open pores and an interlocked grain. 
  • TYPICAL USES: Residential Decking, Commercial Decking & Boardwalks, Flooring 
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Need a custom FSC Iroko solution for your next project?

At JSC, we can make your timber design dreams come true. Our expert in-house manufacturing capabilities allow us to create offering to satisfy even the most unique project requirements. Our precision moulding and machining mean we can match existing profiles and also do custom design. The possibilities are endless. Get in touch today.


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