Surge in Chinese demand exposes cracks in Mozambique forest policy

BOGOR, Indonesia (9 April 2014) — Illegal activity in Mozambique’s forestry industry has increased alongside a surge in Chinese demand for Mozambican timber, leading to negative effects for the industry and for the sustainability of the country’s forests. But this could help spur timber and trade policy change, researchers say. Since China imposed a domestic... Read moreThis article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.