Forest Governance

Myanmar gives commitment to legal timber system

Myanmar gives commitment to legal timber system

. Myanmar’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC) has reaffirmed its commitment to reforming the country’s timber production and exports to ensure illegal timber does not enter trade…

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Sweden prosecutes Myanmar teak trader

Sweden prosecutes Myanmar teak trader

Sweden prosecutes Myanmar teak trader Precedent set for nine further cases & the superyacht sector   LONDON: Swedish enforcement officials have successfully prosecuted a trader of Myanmar teak, Almtra Nordic,…

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Myanmar teak importers violate European law

Myanmar teak importers violate European law

Myanmar teak importers violate European law – World’s largest sailing yacht implicated   LONDON: When German boat builders finally complete Sailing Yacht ‘A’ – the world’s largest ever – it…

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