Keyword: tropical

US imports of tropical sawnwood on an upward trend in 2015

The volume of sawn tropical hardwood imports increased 9% in 2015 to 263,022 cu.m. valued at US$289 [...]

Norway prepares for EUTR equivalent enforcement

Norway is making progress in implementing an EUTR equivalent. A Norwegian importer was quoted saying that Norwegian companies were informed [...]
March 2, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Contrasting 2015 tropical plywood market trends between EU member states

EU markets for tropical hardwood plywood showed contrasting trends in 2015. The relatively large UK market was flat and the [...]

EU imports of tropical veneers rise in 2015

EU imports of increased by 7% to 257,700m3 in the first 11 months of 2015, with growth driven primarily [...]

European tropical logs imports rising firmly in 2015

European imports of tropical logs gained ground in the first eleven months of last year, rising 14% to 158,954 [...]

US tropical sawnwood imports rise in October 2015

US tropical sawnwood imports recovered in October 2015 from the decline in the previous month. 21,425 cu.m. of [...]
January 25, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Statistics / North America

COP21: Germany, UK and Norway invest US$5 billion in tropical forests preservation

During the Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP21), the governments of Norway, Germany and UK stated that they would invest [...]
January 20, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Europe / Global / South America

Dropping European tropical plywood imports

The EU imported 302,828cu.m of tropical plywood in the first nine months of 2015, 2% less than the [...]

Tropical hardwood market promotion in Europe revives

The EU Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition (STTC) was launched in November last year. Since then it has acquired new members [...]

Brazil’s tropical wood product exports continue to fall

In March 2014, Brazil's wood product exports (except pulp and paper) increased 9.7% in terms of value compared [...]