Why Choose Wood


To learn about the carbon neutral, energy efficient, and sustainable attributes of American Hardwoods, visit the American Hardwoods Information Center – The authoritative resource for American Hardwoods.

To view recent articles about choosing wood products for your home or office, forestry facts, and the health benefits of wood products, visit this page on the WCMA website.


Real American Hardwood

Real American Hardwood Coalition

We recognize that the industry is facing significant  challenges due to substitute materials, unclear messaging about the benefits of hardwood, and consumer trends. The WCMA has agreed to  financially support a coalition between other hardwood associations to collectively promote U.S. hardwoods. Learn more here.

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Help Us Grow


WCMA’s Member-Get-A-Member campaign is your opportunity to share the value of WCMA and your WCMA membership experience with other component and dimension manufacturers. Recruit or Refer a new WCMA member between February 1 – September 30, 2022 and get rewarded through monthly gift card drawings, a chance for free registration to the Fall Conference, and recognition in our newsletters and on our website!

Campaign Details & Resources

New Member Referral Form

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Fall Conference


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November 2-4   Minneapolis, MN


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What's New

August 17, 2022 Canadian Government Invests in Cabinet, Millwork, and Furniture Study
The Government of Canada is investing in a study to improve the millwork, cabinet, and furniture industries while strengthening Canada’s forest sector from coast to coast to coast. Jonathan Wilkinson,...
August 8, 2022 War of Words Over Continuing Lumber Tarrifs
Depending on the party discussing lumber tariffs, the recent commerce department's decision on lumber tariffs elicits different trains of thought. One party says it boosts profits, another party calls...
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