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Timber Regulation:"Briefing note" December 2016 to March 2017

10.04.2017

Timber Regulation:"Briefing note" December 2016 to March 2017

On 7 April, the EU Commission published a so called "Briefing note" covering the period December 2016 to March 2017 on developments relevant to the implementation and enforcement of the EU Timber Regulation, compiled by UNEP-WCMC under contract with the European Commission.

The report includes a summary of the concerns related to the placement of Burmese teak from Myanmar into the EU, following the complaint presented by the Environmental Investigation Agency(EIA).

The Link of the "Briefing note" is available HERE.