Keyword: tariffs

China cancels tariffs on New Zealand wood products

China will implement an upgrade to the free trade agreement between Beijing and Wellington to eliminate tariffs of 12 wood [...]

US reduces tariffs on most softwood producers, raise them for West Fraser

    With its latest preliminary review on Canadian softwood lumber shipments, the U.S. Department of Commerce [...]

China extends hardwood tariff exemptions

According to the American Hardwood Export Council and the National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA), Chinese tariff exemptions that were set [...]

China to reduces tariffs on some wood products

  China’s Custom Tariff Commission of the State Council has reduced tariffs on certain forestry products imported into [...]

New Zealand’s wood product exports to China now tariff-free

  The upgrade will also mean that 99% of New Zealand’s nearly NZ$3 billion wood and paper [...]

UK to implement post-Brexit Tariff Schedule on wood products

Starting 1st January the UK has implemented a new “Global Tariff” regime which closely mirrors the existing EU tariff regime [...]

Canada will keep fighting U.S. on softwood lumber tariffs, says PM

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed last week to keep up the fight against the never-ending effort in the [...]

UK applies tariffs for imported wood and wood products from 2021

From 1 January 2021, the UK will apply a UK-specific tariff to imported goods. The UK Global Tariff (UKGT [...]
June 8, 2020 Forestry / Sawmilling / ...Europe

Russia’s Far East exports of logs to be increased by tariff reductions

Recently, the Ministry of Development of the Russian Far East and the Arctic told the media that the Ministry of [...]

China’s tariff cuts on US wood products entered into force

The China Customs Tariff Commission issued a notice on 6 February 2020 stating that China will halve the additional tariffs [...]