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Illegal logging: It's not just about law enforcement

In 2001, the most recent year for which relatively accurate statistics are available, Indonesians consumed some 19 million cubic meters of timber in the form of paper, sawn timber, plywood, and other products. In the same year, Indonesia exported the equivalent of 40.7 million cubic meters of timber, again mainly as pulp and paper, plywood, and sawn timber.
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