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  • Silvicultură
  • June 09, 2023 01:12

Ghana: Teak accounts for most sawnwood exports to Asia

.35 million with Vietnam 1,072 cu.m which earned Eur0.83 million to become a major market for Ghana’s air-dried sawnwood. Between January and April 2023 Asian markets absorbed most of the teak exported from Ghana (27,890 cu ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • March 24, 2022 09:23

Myanmar: Teak exports contine – even to countries with sanctions

. In the US, where almost all imports were in the form of sawn teak for the luxury yacht market, the number of companies importing from Myanmar dropped by twothirds to only 5 importers, yet total trade still increased slightly ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • January 22, 2020 10:01

Myanmar: More harvests from mature teak plantations

The Myanma Timber Enterprise (MTE) harvesting plan for 2019-20 provides for the production of about 5,000 tons of teak and 28,5000 tons of other hardwoods ... [mai mult...]

  • Special
  • June 25, 2020 09:15

Myanmar Teak: Scandal or no scandal in Croatian imports?

The NGO Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) suggests, in one of its reports, that a significant amount of teak from Myanmar was imported into the EU via Croatia from 2017 to 2019 without full evidence of legality ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • March 02, 2018 09:39

Myanmar: Teak plantation harvests planned

News is circulating that the Forest Department in Myanmar is planning to allow harvesting of some mature (over 30-year-old) commercial teak plantations to partially compensate for the logging ban in the Bago Mountain Range ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • August 13, 2018 09:24

EU importers discouraged from importing Myanmar teak

Given continuing controversy in the EU over whether Myanmar teak can be traded in compliance with EUTR requirements, importers questioned by ITTO’s correspondent were surprised by EU import statistics showing a 46% increase in sawn hardwood trade w ... [mai mult...]

  • Special
  • April 12, 2019 09:25

The teak from Myanmar, a precious wood always desired

In Myanmar, teak logs are becoming more expensive. (Photo: Robert Wood) Despite the European legislation and its Timber Regulation (EUTR) that is supposed to moralize commercial practice ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • July 03, 2018 12:06

Concern for Myanmar’s teak exporters

. There is growing concern for Myanmar’s teak-oriented exporters because of the strengthening of EUTR. According to some timber exporters there was no clear outcome from the recent meeting between the Myanmar delegation and EC in Brussels ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • February 06, 2019 12:16

380 tonnes of illegal teak from Myanmar seized in Italy

As many as 380 tonnes of illegal teak from Myanmar, worth between 4 and 6 million euros, were seized by officials from Italy's Trieste Customs Agency and Monopolies and by the forest agents, following a report from the Environmental Investigation A ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • April 06, 2017 03:35

Danish authorities warn teak importers

A press release from NepCon, a Danish non-profit organisation, says the Danish Competent Authority asked seven local companies to strengthen their due diligence systems if they wish to continue to market Myanmar teak in the EU ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • July 10, 2018 08:14

Yacht industry calls for co-operation with Myanmar on teak

According to a report in the ETTF newsletter, an international alliance of yacht sector and associated organisations has cautioned against a ban on trade in Myanmar teak ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • September 18, 2017 03:02

Myanmar: New teak plantation investment approved

. for the establishment of teak plantations. The investment is said to amount to USS115 million. The area allocated for plantation development is in the vicinity of Bago Yoma, a range of low mountains and uplands between the Irrawaddy and the Sittaung Ri ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • November 17, 2017 01:31

Dutch company found sourcing illegal teak from Myanmar

A major Dutch company was found to having placed illegally sourced teak from Myanmar on the European market, as a recent investigation made by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) revealed ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • February 08, 2018 11:34

Myanmar: Volume of seized teak logs exceeds planned harvest

During the first three quarters of fiscal 2017-18 around 36,000 hoppus tons of timber was confiscated. This include over 7,000 hoppus tons of teak and 29,000 hoppus tons other hardwoods ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • May 11, 2017 02:02

Brazil: Plantation teak exports to the US

. The shift to plantation resources for wood product manufacture began around 5 years ago in Rondônia. Since then exports, especially of teak, to Asia have grown steadily ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • December 16, 2015 08:41

India: Teak auction prices firm

Auctions at forest depots in the South Dangs Division have been concluded. Around 17,000 cubic metres of teak and other hardwoods were offered for sale ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • February 25, 2016 11:35

First FSC teak from Ghana

This year Form Ghana reached a milestone in plantation forestry with the first harvest of 3,000 cubic metres of teak from FSC certified plantations near Akumadan, the capital of Offinso North ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • January 17, 2018 08:17

Myanmar: Transparency should be the key to boost the teak market

The authorities in Myanmar were reminded by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) that if they don't clarify the flow of logs which go from the forests to the mills, the legality of the wood for export will always be doubted by the teak ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • April 12, 2017 10:54

Imports of plantation teak slow on quality concerns

Analysts report that the pace of imports of plantation teak have slowed due to the declining quality of imported logs which are derived mainly from plantation thinnings ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • February 28, 2017 10:30

Myanmar to resume teak production at limited volumes

Myanmar Forestry Authority has informed in the next fiscal year (2017-18 fiscal year), Myanmar will resume teak and hardwood production. Production targets are expected to reach 270,000 tons ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • January 23, 2018 08:12

India: Industry challenges Customs Department minimum price for imported teak

Demand for imported teak logs remains steady but not firm enough for wholesalers to achieve a price increase. Difficulties with the minimum prices set by Customs continue and efforts are on-going with the Ministry of Finance to have this resolved ... [mai mult...]

  • Special
  • January 26, 2018 09:00

Company accused by EIA of supplying illegal teak for luxury yachts denies allegations

Two of the biggest exhibitors at the London Boat Show, which took place between January 10-14th are accused by the London-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) of building luxury yachts with illegitimate teak from Myanmar ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • September 07, 2016 12:13

India: Latest prices of teak logs, sawnwood and plywood

Demand for teak has fallen reflecting end-users concern for the economy and due to the annual monsoon during which time sales regularly slip. Because of this importers cut back on plantation teak purchases ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • February 17, 2017 10:03

Myanmar: Shipment of teak and tamalan seized at port

Despite the efforts of the timber trade and government to stamp out illegal practices and eventually negotiate a VPA with the EU a shipment of around 500 tons of illegal teak and padauk/tamalan were recently seized in Yangon Port ... [mai mult...]

  • Silvicultură
  • January 19, 2017 01:24

Plenty of illegal teak from Myanmar in Europe, says EIA

There has recently been released a report on the illegal importation of Burmese teak from Myanmar to the EU. Many of the companies have failed to show the source of the teak they were importing ... [mai mult...]