Intensive research has been undertaken to assess how the palm oil industry can supply more raw material for the timber - based industry in Malaysia. Data from the Malaysian Palm Oil Board for 2013 show that 5
Exporters in Cameroon report very active demand for some of the lesser used timbers. The availability of logs on the international market has been boosted as companies that are in the process of building mills in Congo Brazzaville have been granted
.tons comprising teak logs 321 h. tons; teak sawnwood 289 tons; padauk and tamalan logs 439 h. tons; kanyin logs 274 tons and other rough sawn or hewn timber 416 tons were sold by open tender at the MTE headquarters.
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Philippine President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday ordered three government agencies to step up their drive against illegal logging. Aquino noted that despite the existing ban on logging in natural and residual forests, the cutting down of trees con
The British company Jewson announced that it will temporarily stop selling Amazon timbersfrom its more than 600 stores in England.
According to the company while exporters are only required to have official Brazilian documents related to timber tr
. Transportation cost is a large part of the total cost of wood pellets; for example, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance, transportation accounted for a quarter of the delivered price of wood pellets from the Southeast to the Netherlands in m
Forest product export volumes from producers in the state of Mato Grosso fell 24% year on year between January and May this year. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA
China's timber imports from Russia have fallen year by year and in 2012 were just 11.2 million cubic metres or 29 percent of the national total. In contrast China‟s timber imports from Oceania and North America have increased rap
. STTC will contribute to this aim by making the business case for certification more attractive for concession holders. According to STTC, the aim is 'to accelerate demand for certified or licensed timberfrom sustainably managed tropical forests to the tipping poi
) by timber purchases from companies that were backing-up convicted war criminal Charles Taylor's regime.
Global Witness' investigations reveal that DLH has purchased 1,281 cbm of timberfrom two Liberian companies in 2012, which w