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South Korea announces preliminary decision to impose anti-dumping duty on plywood imported from Vietnam

South Korea, anti-dumping, duties, tariffs, plywood products, Vietnam, import

South Korea’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy has made a preliminary decision to place anti-dumping duties on plywood products from Vietnam, and requested the Ministry of Economy and Finance to impose an anti-dumping duty of 9.18 percent to 10.65 percent on plywood coming from Vietnam. The Ministry of Economy and Finance is expected …

China Free Trade upgrade will assist New Zealand processed timber exports

China FTA, free trade, tariffs, New Zealand, processed timber, exports, trade, Forest Owners Association

The Forest Owners Association says the just announced phased reduction of tariffs for wood and paper exports to China will assist, in a long term realigning, of New Zealand exports into more further processed timber products. The upgrade includes new rules to make exporting to China cheaper and easier, the highest level of commitment to …

China wood products trade in 2017

2017 figures, China wood products, U.S, trade war, tariffs

Figures from China Customs shows that total value of China’s wood products trade (imports and exports) in 2017 climbed 10 per cent to US$156.4 billion. The growth in wood products imports grew 21 per cent to US$ 52.6 billion, significantly higher than the growth in exports (1.3 per cent), reported Wood Week. The US is the main importer of …

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