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Official translation of the Chinese Tariff Exclusions for U.S. hardwood products release

USDA Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Embassy in Beijing, Chinese Tariff Exclusions for U.S. hardwood products

According to NHLA, the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing issued an official translation of the Chinese Tariff Exclusions for U.S. hardwood products announced on February 21st, along with the impacted HS Codes. Click on the link below for the official translation: See the Report Here  

NHLA: Hardwood Lumber Included in the Trade Deal

NHLA, limited trade agreement, trade war, dispute, China, United States, Phase One, Washington, Beijing, hardwood lumber, inclusion

The U.S. and China formalised a limited trade agreement today, signalling a truce in the nearly two-year trade war between the world’s two largest economies and sets the stage for a broader agreement down the road. The “Phase One” agreement is the product of months of intense talks between officials in Washington and Beijing. It …

Editor’s pickPrefab net-zero energy timber complex built in Beijing

Pre-fabrication, timber, Beijing

Beijing-based architecture firm SUP Atelier has completed the Xuhui Demonstrative Project, a solar-powered community complex that serves as a demonstration project for net-zero energy technologies in Beijing. Built to follow BREEAM and LEED standards, the complex boasts an array of sustainable features ranging from low-waste …

Editor’s pickThe Living Garden dissolves the relationship between the interior and exterior

Living Garden, Beijing, China, boundaries, nature

Designed by MAD Architects, the Living Garden, displayed at the 2018 China House Vision Exhibition, disregards the boundaries between the interior and exterior, instead giving residents the feeling that they are living outside in nature. A curved roof gently slopes downwards, covered with waterproof glass that protects the interior while also …

WMF 2016 opens today in Beijing

Beijing Woodwork Fair 2016, Grand Opening, WMF 2016

Grand opening of the Beijing Woodwork Fair   The 16th International Exhibition on Woodworking Machinery and Furniture Manufacturing Equipment and The International Exhibition on Woodworking Machinery Supplies and Accessories (WMF 2016) opened today in Beijing. The four-day show will see a line-up of esteemed key players in the industry …