ceylon satinwood


Known in the European veneer world as “Lemon Wood”, East Indian Satinwood is one of the most exquisite lumbers in the world.  It has a beautiful golden color and very tight grain.  At its best there is a crystalline texture in the grain that looks like little sparkling diamonds.

  • East Indian Satinwood is one of the rarest woods
  • Golden color and tight grain

Characteristics of East Indian Satinwood

Origin of Wood Type India
Botanical Name Chloroxylon swietenia
Specific Gravity 0.98
Avg. Weight Per BF 5.08 lb/ bf
Color Range Gold – Brown
Rarity / Availability Rare
Typical Avg. Width 4″ to 12″
Typical Avg. Length 4′ to 12′
Avg. Waste Factor 0.3
Wood Uses Fine Furniture, Cabinetry, Architectural Millwork, Wood Turning, Wood Carving, Automotive / Aircraft Interior, Inlaying, Veneer and many other uses
Lumber Grades Select and Better
Other Trade Names Ceylon Satinwood, Lemon Wood, Lemonwood

East Indian Ceylon Satinwood Lumber Detailed Pricing:

Thickness Grade Figure Type Grain Orientation Width Range Length Range Price Per BF
8/4 Unselected None Mix 2.00″ to 10.00″ 48.00″ to 120.00″ $80.00

Call for availability: 1.610.932.7400 / 1.888.814.0007