The economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the measures adopted to try and slow its spread are having a huge impact. The following survey tries to clarify the consequences of the coronavirus crisis on the Brazilian timber industry.
1. Are logging operations still working?
Yes, no significant change
2. Are mills/factories still working?
Depends on the segment. Pulp and paper 100%, solid wood industry depends on the State or municipality decisions. Most states have no significant restrictions but some municipalities have stopped industrial operations. Very had to estimate a percentage but is small.