On average we serve over 398 regular customers. A customer is identified as someone purchasing either raw veneer or layons.


m2 Raw Veneer

Every year we purchase over 1.5 million square meters of raw wood veneer.



Based on data over the last 12 months we produce a whopping 25 thousand layons every year.

Our Company

We're a major UK supplier of raw flitch veneer and layons to the UK's top furniture, door and panel manufacturers. We were founded in 1972 by David Richards.

A tremendous company with State of the Art technology. Extremely helpful, knowledgeable and capable. I would highly recommend them.

Google Review

Absolutely fantastic company with great traditional family values and amazing customer service. Highly recommend. Thank you.

Google Review

They have an excellent and professional work ethics. It's a pleasure to be doing business with them. We can highly recommend them for all your veneer needs.

Google Review

Roach Road

Bow, London

On the 12th September 1972 David Frank Richards incorporated D.F.Richards (Veneers) Ltd

DF Richards Veneers in Woodford, Essex

Old Southend Road

South Woodford

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DF Richards Veneers in Basildon

Chester Hall Lane

Basildon, Essex

DF Richards purchases its own premises and moves to a 16,000ft2 warehouse in Basildon.


50 Years

DF Richards celebrates 20 years in business!