Tropical Timber Trade

  • N. Mark Collins
  • Jeffrey A. Sayer
  • Timothy C. Whitmore


The Asia-Pacific timber trade was analysed recently in a detailed report by Nectoux and Kuroda (1989), on which this chapter is based. Standard definitions of commodities described are given in the box on page 55.


Rain Forest Transfer Price Tropical Hardwood Tropical Timber Industrial Roundwood 
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© IUCN 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Mark Collins
    • 1
  • Jeffrey A. Sayer
    • 2
  • Timothy C. Whitmore
    • 3
  1. 1.World Conservation Monitoring CentreCambridgeUK
  2. 2.International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, GlandSwitzerland
  3. 3.Geography DepartmentCambridge UniversityUK

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