Keyword: ban

Russian customs stops timber export attempt to US, Germany

Customs officers in the Russian Nakhodka prevented two cases of now illegal export of Russian timber under previously signed contracts [...]

120 environmental groups ask for timber imports from Russia to be stopped

Over a 120 individual environmental rights groups have joined together and are calling for a ban on the use of [...]

EU to ban wood, lumber imports from Belarus

    The European Union has banned most imports from Belarus over its involvement in Russia's invasion [...]

French MEP proposes ban on exports of European logs

    French MEP Emmanuel Morel sent a request to the European Commission, in which he expressed concern [...]
February 28, 2022 Market Analysis / Forestry / ...Sawmilling / Europe

Is the European ban on imported deforestation too punitive?

The European Commission’s plan to counter deforestation associated with certain imported agricultural products was unveiled on November 17, 2021 [...]

German hardwood industry hit by tense roundwood supply and felling bans

The business situation of hardwood sawmills in Germany has been developing remarkably positively for a few weeks now, as the [...]

Russian log export ban entered into force

  On January 1, 2022, a complete ban on the export of unprocessed or roughly processed timber of softwood [...]

EU to ban wood, wood products coming from countries with deforestation risk

    Under new rules unveiled last week, the European Commission plans to ban the sale of agricultural [...]

Congo bans log exports

Democratic Republic of Congo's environment minister said on Thursday the country intends to ban all log exports and implement [...]
November 2, 2021 Latest Trends / Forestry / ...Sawmilling / Africa