SOFTWOOD

Softwood is the most popular type of wood in the timber world and it comes from Gymnosperm trees

Posted on March 20, 2014

According to the latest statistics, this particular wood holds a significant number in world’s timber sawing, processing and production. Softwood comes in different grades (U/S , V, SF, VI) and sorting is carried out in accordance with standard sorting guidelines. Softwood is divided in two categories.  Redwood (mainly pine) and Whitewood (mainly spruce).  Softwood can be used in a range of applications, nevertheless is mostly suitable in construction’s sector.  A large stock of softwood in different width, thickness and length is always held in Elias Lazos’ premises.  Furthermore, softwood profiles are also available.