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How sustainable are Europe’s tropical timber imports?

06 juni 2018

Mark van Benthem, Jasprina Kremers,Jan Oldenburger (Probos), Nienke Stam, Nienke Sleurink (IDH the Sustainable Trade Initiative), February, 2018

This report identifies trends in the trade of tropical timber on the European market, and explores how a European commitment to 100% verified sustainable tropical timber, can contribute to deforestation- free supply chains and help meet climate change mitigation targets.