Supporting woodland management and creation in the National Forest since 2007, this award winning importer and distributor of wood materials is an industry leader in the ethical sourcing of timber and supports sustainable forestry around the world.
Since 1757 James Latham has developed into a leading importer and distributor of wood-based sheet materials and joinery quality softwood and hardwood. With more than two and half centuries of experience, they perhaps know better than anyone the importance of investing in sustainable forestry and responsible timber production.
James Latham take their environmental commitments very seriously. As members and supporters of the Timber Trade Federation they were the first signatories to their Responsible Purchasing Policy. They are members of the timber research and development association (TRADA) and all 10 James Latham depots have Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) status.
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There is a real synergy in our partnership with the National Forest Company, created out of shared values. Their ambitious programme of tree planting, woodland management and other habitat creation will ensure multiple environmental, economic and social benefits. That's good for us as a company and for generations to come.