Keyword: trade

Impact of EUTR on EU trade in tropical timber products

A key question for the long-term future of the EU trade in tropical timber products is the impact of [...]

New Zealand log exports recover after Chinese New Year

The export log market in New Zealand picked up after the slowdown ahead of the Chinese New Year period. Thus [...]

Canada launches wide-ranging trade complaint against US

Canada has filed a WTO complaint over US antidumping and countervailing duty proceedings. In its complaint Canada says the US [...]

The Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition calls for greater focus on marketing and promotion

The Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition (STTC) conference held in Aarhus, Denmark, in September highlighted that work by European governments, trade [...]

African countries commit to fight against illegal timber trade

African countries have pledged to tame illegal trade in timber and other forest products by ensuring that the sub-sector [...]

Australia and China wood products trade up by 17%

During the first six months of 2017, the wood products trade value between Australia and China increased by 17%, to [...]

The softwood market in the UK shows signs of slowing down this summer

    The softwood market in the UK decreased as the trade during July was tempered by the [...]

China’s forestry trade hits 70.97 billion US$ in the first half of the year

China's forestry trade volume reached 70.97 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of this year, up [...]

EU tropical sawn trade increasingly done through Belgium

On the demand side, the most notable trend in EU tropical sawn hardwood imports during 2016 was increasing concentration of [...]

New record high for globally traded wood chips in 2016

Over the past 15 years, global trade of wood chips has gone up almost 75%, mainly because of major expansion [...]