Dutch Timber Traders destroying Paradise

Publication - 23 April, 2007
A staggering 80% of the world’s ancient forests have already been destroyed or degraded and much of what remains is under threat from illegal and destructive logging. The member states of the European Union (EU ) play a key role in fuelling the international demand for timber products from illegal and destructive logging. Being a large importer and trader of timber in the EU , the Dutch timber industry also plays a significant role.

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