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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Illegal logging trade from Myanmar to China slows, but doesn't stop

Illegal logging trade from Myanmar to China slows, but doesn't stop

Date : 28th October 2009, Source : Mongabay



The illegal wood trade from Myanmar to China has slowed, but it still threatens Myanmar's tropical forests and species, according to a new report by Global Witness. From 2005 and 2008 improved border controls into China led to a drop in imports of logs and sawn wood by 70 percent.

http://news.mongabay.com/2009/1028-hance_myanmarchina.html





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