Companies in the timber industry / Daily News / Global Trends / Market Analysis / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Wood Products / Europe / Global
July 7, 2021

Leaked EU plan to green its timber industry sparks opposition

Leaked EU plan to green its timber industry sparks opposition
A European Union strategy to boost forest protection has turned a simmering scientific debate into a full-blown firestorm, pitting one of the bloc’s oldest industries against a perceived power grab by technology-driven regulators.    More than two-fifths of Europe is covered by woodlands, which play a pivotal role in capturing and storing greenhouse gases that would otherwise compound climate change when they amass in the atmosphere. Trees are also the foundation of a 640 billion-euro ($760 billion) industry that employs millions of workers who harvest timber for building material and energy.  ...

Register for unlimited access

We work hard to bring you the latest news in the world of international wood industry. The article you are currently reading is available only to registered users.

By registering you gain access to:

  • Thousands of quality articles
  • In-depth analyses of market trends
  • Exclusive market price insights
  • And much more!

All this for only 248 EURO/year!

(approximately $ 272.51, Paypal exchange rate)

Register now:

Checkout Options
Yearly subscription - 248 EUR/year
password strength indicator
Additional Info

We Accept PayPal
Billing Address