Keyword: trade

Canada and the US still far from reaching new lumber trade deal

Canada’s chief negotiator, Martin Moen, claims that there are several key issues that still keep the US and Canada [...]
August 19, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Global / North America

China and EU working together to combat illegal timber trade

The EU and China established a Bilateral Coordination Mechanism (BCM) on Forest Law Enforcement and Governance (FLEG) in 2009, following [...]
August 10, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / China / Europe / Global

BVRio to use Ethereum against illegal timber trade

BVRio together with ConsenSys have recently formed a partnership to use Regis, an application running on top of Ethereum as [...]
August 1, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Global / South America

UK timber and panel imports show strong 2016 start

UK's timber and panels trade have started strong in 2016, as shown in the latest Statistical Bulletin published by [...]

China: Forest products trade reaches US$140 billion in 2015, down 1% yoy

According to China Customs the total value of China’s forest products trade in 2015 was US$140 billion, a [...]

Ottawa negotiations bring no progress on a new Softwood Lumber Agreement

The Canadian softwood lumber negotiators met with the US officials last week in Ottawa. Yet, there is no sign of [...]

Canadian and US officials meet to discuss softwood lumber issues

The Canadian and US officials will met in Ottawa this week to discuss about the terms of a new agreement [...]

BC Premier is optimistic about a new Softwood Lumber Agreement

Christy Clark, BC Premier, stated that she was optimistic about a future agreement regarding the softwood lumber trade between Canada [...]

NZ forestry industry blames China for not keeping up free trade promises

China is accused by the forestry industry in New Zealand that is adding costs to imported log products, despite the [...]

Trudeau-Obama meeting to solve lumber trade dispute; trade minister’s opinion

Justin Trudeau’s visit to the Washington helped developing a closer connection in the solving of the ongoing Softwood Lumber [...]
March 14, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Global / North America