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Timber trends and prospects in the Asia-Pacific region

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Secretariat.

Timber trends and prospects in the Asia-Pacific region

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Published in Geneva .
Written in English

  • Asia,
  • Oceania.,
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Forests and forestry -- Asia,
    • Forests and forestry -- Oceania.,
    • Forest products industry -- Asia.,
    • Forest products industry -- Oceania.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statementa study prepared jointly by the Secretariats of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East.
      SeriesUnited Nations. Document, E/CN.11/533
      ContributionsUnited Nations. Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East
      LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 E/CN.11/533
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5843156M
      LC Control Number61066270

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Timber trends and prospects in the Asia-Pacific region by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Secretariat. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Timber trends and prospects in the Asia-Pacific region: a study. [Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.; United Nations. Economic Commission for. Asia-Pacific Forestry Sector Outlook Study Working Paper Series No: 27 People and Forests in Asia and the Pacific: Situation and Prospects 3 INTRODUCTION In many parts of the Asia-Pacific Region forest dependent people face reduced availability of the forest resources upon which they depend, wholly or partially, for their livelihoods.

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This article summarizes some recent studies of the authors and their associates (FAO ; Zhang et al. a, b). It analyzes past trends and present forecasts of the future demand, supply and trade of forest products in the Asia-Pacific Dali Zhang, Joseph Buongiorno.

The Asia-Pacific region is a significant producer and a large market for forest products. In the late s, it was Timber trends and prospects in the Asia-Pacific region book that Asia would soon be a leader in the global forest sector, but the crisis has lowered the demand for forest products in Asian markets.

Population trends in Asia and the Pacific The population in Asia and the Pacific is growing at less than 1 per cent per annum Inthe total population of the Asia-Pacific region stood at billion, which is 60 per cent of the world’s population.

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Asia- Pacific coastal region”. May 07,  · Economies in the Asia-Pacific region registered robust growth in and prospects for this year look promising, the United Nations development arm in the region said, urging countries to take advantage of positive conditions and address underlying vulnerabilities.

Timber Trends and Prospects in the Asia-Pacific Region, Food and Agriculture Organization J. Trends in carbon content of vegetation in South and Southeast Asia associated with changes in land use Houghton R.A., Hackler J.L. () The Net Flux of Carbon from Deforestation and Degradation in South and Southeast Asia.

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This report aims at deepening understanding of trends and developments in trade, investment and regional integration in the Asia-Pacific region. It looks at emerging issues in trade, investment and trade facilitation policies, and the impacts such policies have on countries' abilities to meet the.

These trends will have positive impact on cross-laminated timber market size. On the other hand, ongoing and increasing number of upcoming construction projects across the world will also boost the global construction industry, which in turn will drive the demand for cross-laminated timber in coming years.

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anders west eugenia katsigris fore s t trends. May 22,  · Over 70 percent of China’s timber product imports are supplied by countries in the Asia-Pacific region; and China is the dominant forest product market for many of these countries.

Unsustainable harvesting practices, illegal logging, and negative impacts on community livelihoods plague many of these supplying countries. Growth in the region is expected to rise to % inassuming a modest rebound in domestic demand and as economic activity benefits from policy accommodation in India and Sri Lanka and improved business confidence and support from infrastructure investments in.

Aug 01,  · This article addresses the challenge of tropical forest conservation and sustainable forest management, an issue that is faced by a number of states in the Asian Pacific and connects with broader regional issues because of the linkages with transboundary haze pollution.

The article begins with a snapshot of the value of forests and of the problems they currently face; then considers the role Author: Edward Davey.

Global Economic Prospects: East Asia and Pacific. A Fragile Recovery. June in line with expectations. A continued modest pickup in growth in the region is offsetting the gradual slowdown in China. Regional financial markets stabilized after a period of volatility in latenet capital basic assessments of countries.

Residential Sector to Turn Heads in the Cross Laminated Timber Market. Increasing need for the wooden residential buildings for instance, multifamily apartments and single-family homes with increasing design flexibility and aesthetic appeal is driving the residential application in cross laminated timber market at /5(19).

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The Little Dragons have Different Tales. Timber trends and prospects in the Asia-Pacific region. Ecafe/FAO; This book tackles this problem by analysing issues of multilateral/regional. INTERNATIONAL TROPICAL TIMBER ORGANIZATION Tropical Timber Trends The Role of Tropical Softwoods Asia-Pacific 26 66 Africa 3 3 Latin America & Caribbean REGION FOREST AREA (million ha) Tropical Asia-Pacific Mexico Emerging Trends in Geo-politics of Asia Pacific Region 85 the US 75 per 10cent of the budget deficit.

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