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UAE Biggest Market for American Hardwood

Posted on 19 September 2011
From Trade of Arabia: Manama - The UAE has emerged as the largest market for American hardwood lumber in the Mena region with over $5.39 million worth of imports entering the country during the first half, according to an expert. 'Over $1.54 million worth of American red oak was imported into the UAE from January to June of 2011, making up a large part of American hardwood lumber entering the country,' said Roderick Wiles, American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), director for Africa, Middle East, India and Oceania, citing data.