US Announces Move to Bar Timber Imports from Peruvian Company, Citing Illegal Logging Concerns

October 26, 2017

The US is set to use a provision in its trade accord with Peru to bar entry to imported timber from Inversiones La Oroza, a Peruvian exporter, according to an announcement from the Office of the US Trade Representative last week.

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Topics: ENVIRONMENT REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS (RTAS)

Regions: PERU UNITED STATES

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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