Import procedures for timber to the European Union : options for streamlining procedures for legal timber

B.M. Kamphuis, D. Verwaart

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    This report provides a description of the institutions involved in timber import and an overview of import procedures and related documents in the Netherlands in the framework of the European Union Action Plan for Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT). FLEGT aims at establishing Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) between the EU and timber producing countries. The report includes recommendations with respect to streamlining import procedures and electronic document handling.
    Original languageDutch
    Place of PublicationDen Haag
    Number of pages77
    ISBN (Print)9789086152445
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

    Publication series

    NameReport / LEI : Research area 1, International policy


    • agricultural policy
    • imports
    • import controls
    • illicit felling
    • timber trade
    • wood products
    • european union
    • licences
    • netherlands

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