Veneer is a colored wood. It is a precious material which is applied with glue on the surface of furniture, Cannot be used in solid form in furniture manufacturing because of their limited availability, small size or difficulty in working. Veneering makes it possible to use such wood and bring beautiful look to the furniture. The strength of the wood is also increased through the process of laminating veneers in successive layers. Rosewood, Satinwood, Maple, Walnut and Mahogany are frequently used for veneers.
Core veneer of various species viz Gurjan, Poplar, Eucalyptus etc is available in various thickness and sizes.