Comes mainly from Europe specifically the Nordic countries. There are many varieties, European, Asian, and American. We use the European birch. It is a tree with a slender trunk and pale grey bark, with deciduous and indented leaves. It can reach up to 30 meters in eighth. This is a clear color wood, from yellow to pinkish white, it is a soft, its grain is fine and uniform. Often flamed moiré. It is used to produce inlays and panels thin plywood of great resistance found in airplane and car seats.