1% of the Earth's wood supply is used by IKEA.

1% of the Earth’s wood supply is used by IKEA.

IKEA is likely the world’s largest single consumer of wood using a staggering 1% of the world’s wood every year. The wood is needed to make the roughly 100 million pieces of furniture sold in its roughly 300 global stores, annually. That’s 17.8 million cubic yards, or .00326499108 cubic miles according to the Pacific Standard.

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