International Convention

Forest Products Society

Developing Country Membership

Developing Country Membership is available to individuals residing in any one of the IUFRO-recognized developing countries and who are interested in furthering the purposes of the Society. These Include:

Afghanistan Dominican Republic Libya Serbia
Albania Ecuador Macedonia, FYR Seychelles
Algeria Egypt, Arab Rep. Madagascar Sierra Leone
American Samoa El Salvador Malawi Solomon Islands
Angola Eritrea Malaysia Somalia
Argentina Ethiopia Maldives South Africa
Armenia Fiji Mali South Sudan
Azerbaijan Gabon Marshall Islands Sri Lanka
Bangladesh Gambia, The Mauritania St. Lucia
Belarus Georgia Mauritius St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Belize Ghana Mexico Sudan
Benin Grenada Micronesia, Fed. Sts. Suriname
Bhutan Guatemala Moldova Swaziland
Bolivia Guinea Mongolia Syrian Arab Republic
Bosnia and Herzegovina Guinea-Bissau Montenegro Tajikistan
Botswana Guyana Morocco Tanzania
Brazil Haiti Mozambique Thailand
Bulgaria Honduras Myanmar Timor-Leste
Burkina Faso Hungary Namibia Togo
Burundi India Nepal Tonga
Cabo Verde Indonesia Nicaragua Tunisia
Cambodia Iran, Islamic Rep. Niger Turkey
Cameroon Iraq Nigeria Turkmenistan
Central African Republic Jamaica Pakistan Tuvalu
Chad Jordan Palau Uganda
China Kazakhstan Panama Ukraine
Colombia Kenya Papua New Guinea Uzbekistan
Comoros Kiribati Paraguay Vanuatu
Congo, Dem. Rep. Korea, Dem. Rep. Peru Venezuela, RB
Congo, Rep. Kosovo Philippines Vietnam
Costa Rica Kyrgyz Republic Romania West Bank and Gaza
Côte d'Ivoire Lao PDR Rwanda Yemen, Rep.
Cuba Lebanon Samoa Zambia
Djibouti Lesotho São Tomé and Principe Zimbabwe
Dominica Liberia Senegal  

Developing Country Members receive all of the benefits checked below and voting rights for the election of the Society Board of Directors.

Fee: $35 per year

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Prices subject to change without notice.

Exclusive Benefits

Developing Country

Complimentary Electronic Subscriptions:


Forest Products Journal, International Journal of Forest Engineering, Wood Design Focus

Member discounts on our other Journals:


International Journal of Forest Engineering print



Online access to:


Member Pricing in the FPS Knowledge Base

Member Directory

Additional discounts on:


Conference registrations

Other Society publications

Exclusive opportunity to participate in:


Technical interest groups

Geographical sections and chapters


Student chapters




Forest Products Journal advertising discount


One-time, complimentary full-page ad in the Forest Products Journal


Opportunity to display promotional materials at the annual International Convention


Organization recognition:


Logo with live links on the Society website


Organization name listed in the Forest Products Journal


Organization representation:


Opportunity to designate up to six individuals as Individual Members (commensurate with membership level)


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