Vietnam, EU Negotiate Pact to Boost Furniture Exports | WWF

Vietnam, EU Negotiate Pact to Boost Furniture Exports



Posted on 01 December 2010
From ITPC (Vietnam): Vietnamese and European senior officials will meet next week in Hanoi for the first round of talks on voluntary partnership agreements that focus on production and trade of processed wood products. The agreements are the means of putting the EU Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) licensing scheme into effect. At the heart of the FLEGT initiative is an attempt to exclude illegally logged timber products from the European market. Read more....