TITLE

Mozambique: Nearly half the timber from Mozambique to China is illegal

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
International Forestry Review;2013 CFA Newsletter, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses issues concerning the forestry sector in Mozambique. According to a report from the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), 48% of the timber making its way from the country's forests to Chinese firms was harvested illegally. The EIA urges the country to immediately ban log exports and to implement investigations into the illegal trade.
ACCESSION #
87600725

 

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