Metadata: International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO)

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TitleInternational Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO)
EditorFilho, M. S. (International Tropical Timber Council: Yokohama, JP)
Chung, R. (International Tropical Timber Council: Yokohama, JP)
PublisherInternational Tropical Timber Council (ITTC) - International Organizations Centre: Yokohama, JP
Country (State)Japan
Format of datatext/html
Keywordstrade; tropical timber; sustainable management; resources; timber production; processing methods
DescriptionEstablished in 1983, the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) based in Yokohama brings together countries which produce and consume tropical timber. Its mission is to discuss and exchange information and to develop policies on all aspects of the world tropical timber economy, including sustainable forest management. The site offers information about the timber market, policy development, and ITTO projects. Access is provided to annual reports, technical reports, the ITTO newsletter "Tropical Forest Update", and other ITTO publications. Information is also provided on current issues and news in tropical forestry.
Source TypeOrganizations and Societies
CABI ClassificationWood Utilization and Engineered Wood Products
CABI CodeKK520; KK500; KK530
Accessfree; no restriction
Levelgraduate; professional
Notesremarks: Tropical Forest Update issues from 1999 onwards
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