This species is originated from North Australia, Papua New Guinea and East Indonesia (Maluku and Irian Jaya). It usually occurs in lowland areas below 100m above sea level. This species can grow up to 30m in height. Among its common usage are for furniture manufacturing and cabinet, door framework, moulding wood, light construction and pulp & paper.
Sentang is a native plantation of Malaysia as the atmosphere or climate is suitable for its plantation. Sentang wood is medium-hard or light which the tree is widely planted in Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. This species can be used in small construction.
This species is grown for timber production as its major produce and latex as the byproduct. Rubber species possess rapid growth rate and high quality latex production. It can be used in the manufacture of furniture, fibreboard and medium density fibreboard (MDF).
Khaya tree is a hardwood and fast growing species . This species can reach up to a height of 35m. Wood from Khaya tree can be used in carpentry, mortise and tenon, furniture manufacturing, cabinet work, shipbuilding and decorative venier production.
This is a fast growing species and is suitable for replantation of forests. It is found in an area below 1000m above sea level. This species is light wood and can be used for pulp and small construction.
This species can be found throughout Indonesia and Malaysia (Sabah and Sarawak). It grows in lowland areas up to 1000 m and is suitable for planting in alluvial, clay or sandy soils. It can be used for small construction and pulp production as this species is a light wood species.
This species originated from Maluku, Irian Jaya and Papua New Guinea. This a fast growing species and can reach up to a height of 45m. This species can be used in the production of plywood, matchstick, board, carving, pulp and paper.
This species is also categorized as a fast-growing species and can reach up to a maximum height of 85m. Teak is one of the most valuable timber in Southeast Asia. Its durable wood and attractive natural colors made it suitable for the production of high quality furniture.