Grown in South-East Asia and the islands of the South West Pacific, the colour varies from white through straw to yellow. The grain is interlocked with a moderate to course texture.
Meranti machines well, nails, glues and stains well and can be painted, stained or polished but may need to be filled before finishing.

Uses include:
– Doors
– Conservatories
– Flooring
– Panelling
– Furniture
– Joinery
– Mouldings

Approx average weight – 660 kg/m³