Keyword: rosewood

Ghana: Rosewood harvesting, transport and export banned

Ghana's government has placed a total ban on the harvesting, processing and export of rosewood with immediate effect.  [...]

Nigeria rosewood crisis gets new control measures from CITES

As a response to the acute rosewood crisis in West Africa and particularly in Nigeria, the Secretariat of the Convention [...]
January 19, 2018 Daily News / Forestry / Africa / Europe / Global

Ghana: Rosewood trade ban lifted

The ban on trade in rosewood (Pterocarpus erinaceus) has been lifted as mechanisms are in place to regulate harvesting, processing [...]
May 16, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Sawmilling

Ghana’s government issues national ban on rosewood logging

Ghana's government has issued a national ban on the export of rosewood, a part of the national forest system [...]

Gambia announces ban on timber imports; a move that aims to block rosewood exports to China from Senegal

Gambia on Tuesday announced a ban on importing timber after years of accusations from neighbouring Senegal that it profits from [...]
September 28, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Africa / China / Global