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Timber markets and trade between Laos and Vietnam

The article assesses the timber trade from Laos to Vietnam as inputs for furniture production and the impacts on forest management in Laos in terms of scale. It releases findings about the impact on the Laos labor market, the economic importance of timber resources to the Laos and Vietnamese governments, local and international governance mechanisms, land management policies, and local agency in managing forestry resources.

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Field Value
Document type Analysis, discussion papers, and blogs
Language of document
  • English
Short title (alternative/varying form of title) A commodity chain analysis of Vietnamese-driven timber flows
  • Economic land concessions and plantations
  • Forest policy and administration
  • Forest trade and finance
  • Livelihood rights
  • Trade policy and regulation
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Viet Nam
Copyright No
Version / Edition 2010
License unspecified

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Author (corporate) Forest Trends
ISBN number ISBN: 1-932928-41-3
Publication place London, UK
Publisher DFID
Publication date 2010
Pagination 43
Keywords timber trade,forest resources,conservation,commodity chains,natural resource governance
Date uploaded January 3, 2018, 10:05 (UTC)
Date modified January 22, 2018, 00:47 (UTC)