Silvicultura

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 18, 2019 12:50

British Columbia provides $69 million support to forest workers impacted by mill closures

British Columbia government has announced $69 million to fund a new series of measures aimed at supporting provincial forest workers impacted by mill closures and shift reductions in several B.C. Interior communities...British Columbia government has announced $69 million to fund a new series of measures aimed at supporting provincial forest workers impacted by mill closures and shift reductions in several B.C. Interior communities... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 18, 2019 12:15

Vietnam: Production and exports first 7 months of 2019

In early September the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development arranged a conference on forestry development and wood processing, production and exports for the first 7 months of 2019...... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 18, 2019 09:24

Shrinking EU demand for tropical flooring

Total imports of real-wood flooring into the EU increased 6.2% to 29.52 million sq.m in 2018. Tropical countries accounted for only 9.2% of total imports in 2018...... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 17, 2019 14:14

Brazil: Recovery of 12 million ha. of native vegetation possible by 2030

The Brazilian Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (BPBES), supported by the Research Programme on Biodiversity Characterisation, Conservation and Sustainable Use (-FAPESP-BIOTA) and the International Institute for Sustainability (ISS), has released the document “Landscape and Ecosystem Restoration”...... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 17, 2019 12:50

UFPI acquires Pallet USA

Universal Forest Products, Inc. announced that one of its affiliates has acquired Hartford, Wisconsin-based Pallet USA, LLC. The acquisition expands Universal’s industrial product capacity and services in the Midwest...... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 17, 2019 08:38

Global softwood lumber trade inches up in the first half of 2019

Demand for lumber in China, the United Kingdom, Egypt and the Netherlands increased this year despite a slowdown in the global economy....... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 16, 2019 13:48

Brazil: Forest concessions effective tool for sustainable use of public forests

The Brazilian Forest Service (SFB) and Madeflona Industrial Madeireira Ltda. recently signed a forest concession agreement for the Forest Management Unit IV in the Jamari National Forest in Rondônia State...... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 16, 2019 10:54

World trade in tree seeds, a factor of sanitary disruption

The global seed trade is not as reliable as we thought. Researchers from CABI (Center for Agriculture and Bioscience International), as well as the Swiss research center WSL and other institutions have shown that seeds also contain many pests and fungi, which is a high risk for trees and ecosystems...... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 16, 2019 09:35

Teal-Jones to curtail logging operations on the BC Coast, Canada

Teal-Jones has curtailed all harvesting operations on the BC Coast due to weak lumber markets and the high cost of fibre. The shutdown is effective immediately and includes Teal’s Fraser Valley and its Honeymoon Bay – TFL46 operations in Canada..... [mais...]

  • Silvicultura
  • Setembro 13, 2019 12:00

Barcelona IMM Trade Consultation includes African VPA focus

The next IMM Trade Consultation takes place in Barcelona on October 7. It will give participants from Spain and across the EU the opportunity to hear and discuss the latest on the FLEGT VPA initiative and tropical timber trade flows, notably from VPA partner countries. ...... [mais...]

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