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World leading tropical timber businesses come together to talk trade With the tropical timber industry facing a rapidly evolving trade environment, the Timber Trade Federation brought together business leaders to talk on how to reduce risk and improve supply. Global politics has meant that traditional trading relationships...

The Timber Trade Federation has issued its Monthly Statistical Bulletin for April 2018. The Stats - downloadable here for TTF Members - show that volumes of imported timber and panel products in the first month of 2018 was lower than in January 2017 by around 68,000m3. It should be...

During the CITES CoP 17 meeting in September 2016, the decision was made to add all Dalbergia species to appendix II, with the exception of those already on appendix I (Dalbergia nigra). These new appendices listings came into force under CITES on 2nd January 2017. These...

The publication sums up recent recent enforcement actions taken in implementation of timber trade legality worldwide The NGO Forest Trends has released its Fall 2016 Timber Regulation Enforcement Exchange (TREE) Newsletter. This is the second edition of a biennial newsletter summarizing recent enforcement actions taken in the implementation...

The latest Statistical Bulletin published by the Timber Trade Federation (TTF) reveals a strong start to 2016 for timber and panels trade. Import volume in the UK in the first month of 2016 reached 756,000 m3 with a 1.6% increase compared to December 2015. The result...