compiled by Karen Koenig
email@example.com ASSOCIATIONS & AGENCIES
& industry-related agencies
View a list of wood industry associations and related organizations. Additional
information can be found at WoodworkingNetwork.com/Resources.
A, B, C, D
Adhesive and Sealant Council
ascouncil.org (301) 986-9700
American Forest & Paper Assn.
afandpa.org (800) 878-8878
AF&PA is the national trade association of the
forest products industry and advances public
policies for a sustainable U.S. forest products
industry in the global marketplace.
American Hardwood Export Council
American Hardwood Information Center
American Home Furnishings Alliance
ahfa.us (336) 884-5000
AHFA represents and advocates for 450
manufacturers in the home furnishings industry,
Programs include Enhancing Furniture’s Environmental Culture (EFEC).
American Institute of Architects
aia.org (800) 245-3837
American Institute of Timber Construction
aitc-glulam.org (503) 639-0651
American Society of Furniture Designers
asfd.com (910) 576-1273
American Society of Interior Designers
asid.org (202) 546-3480
American Walnut Manufacturers Assn.
ww.walnutassociation.org (573) 635-7877
American Wood Finishing Institute
ww.awfi.org (888) 840-2934
APA-Engineered Wood Assn.
apawood.org (253) 565-6600
APA is a nonprofit trade association that works
with its members in the structural wood products
market, including softwood plywood, Glulam,
LVL, and CLT.
Appalachian Hardwood Mfrs. Inc.
appalachianwood.org 336) 885-8315
Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers
Association of Canada
awmac.com (403) 981-7300
Architectural Woodwork Institute
awinet.org (571) 323-3636
Representing architectural woodworkers, AWI offers a Quality Certification Program, sustainability resources, Speakers Bureau and Education
Arkansas Forestry Assn.
arkforests.org (501) 374-2441
Associated Building and Contractors Inc.
abc.org (703) 812-2000
Association of Closet and Storage Professionals
closets.org (954) 893-7300
The ACSP was established to create a unified
voice for the industry, build a professional image
for its members and provide information for the
end user. ACSP offers standards, public relations
and certification programs.
Association of Millwork Distributors
amdweb.com (727) 372-3665
Assn. of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers
awfs.org (954) 893-7300
AWFS represents suppliers to the home and
commercial furnishings industry. The group owns
the biennial AWFS Fair.
BCwood.com (877) 422-9663
Bluewater Wood Alliance
bluewaterwoodalliance.org (226) 668-5455
Builders Hardware Manufacturers Assn.
buildershardware.com (212) 297-2122
Business and Institutional Furniture
bifma.org (616) 285-3963
BIFMA advocates for commercial furniture manufacturers on regulatory issues, standards and
sustainability. It provides third-party sustainability
certification for green products as well as quality
and performance standards (BIFMA/ANSI).
Cabinet Industry Distribution Alliance
nbmda.org (312) 321-6845
Cabinet Makers Assn.
cabinetmakers.org (866) 562-2512
CMA provides cabinetmakers with networking
opportunities, education, and ongoing professional development.
ww.canadawood.org (604) 891-1259
Canadian Hardwood Plywood & Veneer Assn.
chpva.com (450) 227-4048
Canadian Home Builders Assn.
Canadian Kitchen Cabinet Assn.
ckca.ca (613) 567-9171
CKCA is a national association that promotes
the interests and rights of manufacturers of
kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, and related
millwork, as well as their suppliers and dealers.
Canadian Plywood Assn.
canply.org (604) 981-4190
Canadian Wood Council
cwc.ca (613) 747-5544
Canadian Wooden Pallet and Container Assn.
canadianpallets.com (877) 224-3555
Canadian Woodworking Machinery
cwmda-acdmb.ca (647) 802-2290
Certi Wood - Canadian Plywood
certiwood.com (866) 981-4177
Coast Forest Products Assn.
coastforest.org (604) 891-1237
Composite Panel Assn.
decorativesurfaces.org (703) 724-1128
CPA represents the North American composite
panel and decorative surfacing industries, and
brings together the entire value chain affiliated
with composite panels. Programs include the
Eco-Certified Composite sustainability standard.
Construction Marketing Assn.
Council of Forest Ind.
cofi.org (604) 684-0211
Decorative Hardwoods Assn. (formerly HPVA)
decorativehardwoods.org (703) 435-2900
Formerly known as the Hardwood Plywood