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China’s demand for tropical logs continue to fall in 2016

China, tropical logs, sawn wood, ITTO

Fast-growing tropical plantation species in Malaysia China’s appetite for logs has continued into 2016 with total log imports rising 17 per cent year-on-year to reach 19 million cubic metres, according to the ITTO. The demand for tropical logs however have declined. In 2015 tropical log imports accounted for around 40 per cent of all log …