Aiele is a large tropical tree from the forests of West and Central Africa, reaching 50 m in height and 2 m in diameter. It is a pinkish brown exotic wood, widely used for the manufacture of plywood. The tropical species Aiele can be used as susbsitut to Okoume.

See Tropix sheet (CIRAD).

Botanical name(s) :

Canarium schweinfurthii

Family:  BURSERACEAE (angiosperme)

Commercial restrictions: no commercial restriction

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