Keyword: ban

Logging ban in Myamar until March 2017

The new Government of Myanmar has agreed a temporary national logging ban and a 10-year logging ban in the [...]

Myanmar might impose log harvesting ban

The Director General of Myanmar's Forestry Department has submitted a proposal to the new government advising a halt to [...]

Gabon introduces restrictions on air dry sawnwood export

The private sector in Gabon is reporting that the government will go ahead with the introduction of regulations limiting the [...]
April 4, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Africa / Global

Ukraine: Trade Ministry suggests roundwood exports ban to be revoked

The Economic Development and Trade Ministry of Ukraine suggested that the ban on exports of roundwood has to be revoked [...]

Belarus has banned exports of logs, venner and pulpwood

Belarus has banned the export of sawlogs, venner and pulpwood starting 1 January 2016. According to the Presidential decree of [...]
January 27, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Pulp & Paper / Sawmilling / Europe / Global

Turkey’s wood processing companies banned in Russia

After Turkey has brought down a Russian airplane last year in November, Russia issued last week a list of sanctions [...]

Call for ban on log exports in Malaysia

The Sabah Timber Industries Association (STIA) has urged the Sabah State Government to consider a total ban on the export [...]

China stops commercial logging in natural forests

President Xi Jinping has signalled that all natural forests should be protected. According to Zhao Shucong, Head of the State [...]
March 1, 2015 Daily News / Global Trends / Forestry / Lumber

Debates over lifting log export ban in Indonesia

A group of Indonesian wood product manufacturers is strongly opposed to the government's plan to resume log exports fearing [...]