China timber imports warning
- Kimch'i, Please. Light, Elizabeth // New Zealand Forest Industries Magazine;Nov2000, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p24
Focuses on the business opportunities in the South Korean timber export market for New Zealand's forest industry. Challenges for New Zealand forest owners to overcome to retain the country's dominance in the South Korean timber market; Threats from log exporters from Chile, Australia and...
- On the One Hand. . . but on the Other. Edlin, Bob // New Zealand Forest Industries;Feb2003, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p43
Explores the forestry growth prospects in New Zealand. Increase in wood available for harvesting; Relation between future growth in log exports and economic growth in New Zealand's main markets; Trade access barriers; Effects of the government climate change policies.
- SNAPSHOT. // Business North Carolina;Aug2000, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p72
Presents several graphs with information on the economic conditions of the forest-products industry in North Carolina as of August 2000. Employment rates in the industry; Value of timber exported through the first ten months of 1999; Information on the counties with the most timberland acreage.
- The sun does indeed rise in the east. Laurie, Allan // New Zealand Tree Grower;May2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p40
The article discusses the recent over-supply of log out of New Zealand to China resulting to the unhealthy rise of inventory levels. With timber sales struggling to match inventory costs, wholesalers are nervous about moving high value stock into an over-supplied market. Views remain optimistic,...
- News & Views. // New Zealand Forest Industries;Jul2001, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p6
Focuses on developments related to forest industries around the world, current as of July 2001. Wairoa District Council and local forest owners and processors' efforts to attract processing investment to the district in New Zealand; Changes in China's trade in wood products.
- A roller-coaster ride and a mixed bag of fun. Laurie, Allan // New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2015, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p37
The article explores the trading conditions in China in 2015 for log exporters from New Zealand.
- Views. White, John // Cabinet Maker;5/4/2007, Issue 5536, p8
The author reflects on movements in the global timber market relative to the concept and principles of economics. He relates that there is no shortage and production problems related to timber production and that the global supply of timber is adequate. Moreover, he relates that the apparent...
- Russia flexes its substantial resource muscles. Neilson, Dennis // Inwood;Sep/Oct2007, Issue 76, p57
The article discusses the implications of Russia's economic growth for the global forest product industry. By 2007, the country's foreign exchange reserves were increasing by up to $11 billion per week. This economic growth has had a major impact on Russian's attitude towards roundwood exports...
- Malaysia wants to do more at home. // Inwood;Mar/Apr2009, Issue 85, p43
The article reports that Malaysia is expected to double its present timber export receipts with its National Timber Industry Policy (NATIP). The policy that was announced by Malaysian Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Peter Chin is intended to target 53 billion Malaysian...