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

March 2013
International Forestry Review;2013 CFA Newsletter, p18
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.


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