We carry a variety of imported plywoods used in different applications. These products are imported from Russia, East Asia, South America and Canada.
Prefinished UV Birch plywood is a Vietnamese product that has a clear finish on one or both sides. This product is used in residential cabinet manufacturing. The 12mm and 18mm are used in make the cabinet structure and the UV 2 sided 18mm is used for shelving.
Russian Birch is uniquely manufactured with multiple ply’s of Birch veneer, used uniformly, throughout the panel. Each layer of birch veneer is peeled at 1.3mm or 1.5mm thickness giving the panel a multi-ply edge that is both aesthetically attractive, and offers unmatched strength and stability.
It typiccaly comes in 5' x 5' and is used in a variety of applications from skateboards to airplanes drawer stock to structural components. It is available in thicknesses from 3mm to 25mm. The grading system is based on visual defects and we typiccaly carry the BB grade.
Another plywood used as a laminating grade comes from our neighbors to the north is Coumbia Forest Products Purebond. This product is made with NAF adhesive that makes it labled 100% formaldehyde-free technology construction. It can be ordered as FSC also.