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Country market statements address the following subjects:

           1.  General economic trends affecting the forest and forest industries sector
           2.  Policy measures taken in your country over the past 18 months, which might have a bearing on trade and markets of forest products.
           3.  Market drivers
           4.  Developments in forest products markets sectors (major emphasis) 
                  A.Wood raw materials (e.g. roundwood: sawlogs, and pulpwood and fuelwood)

                  B.Wood energy, with a focus on government policies promoting wood energy

                  C.Certified forest products

                   D.Value-added wood products

                   E.Sawn softwood

                    F.Sawn hardwood (temperate and tropical)

                    G.Wood-based panels (particle board, fibreboard and MDF, OSB, plywood)

                    H.pulp and paper

           5.  Tables                 

                 Economic indicators
                 Forest products production and trade in 2007, 2008 and 2009.  These tables, organized by product, can be found here after the meeting.

Specific topics for this year can be found in the cover letter addressed to Timber Committee Heads of Delegation

    The Committee encouraged delegations to submit Country Market Statements in electronic format.  The following Market Statements were received and are set out below without any changes or editing.  Other member countries wishing to be added to the list are invited to send their texts to the secretariat at the address below.

    Documents are available in  PDF   format in the original languages received by the secretariat.

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COUNTRY MARKET STATEMENTPDF
Austria PDF
Belgium PDF
Bosnia and Herezegovina PDF
Bulgaria PDF
Croatia PDF
Cyprus PDF
Czech Republic PDF
Denmark PDF
Estonia PDF
Finland PDF
France PDF
Germany PDF
Ireland PDF
Italy PDF
Latvia PDF
The Netherlands PDF
Norway PDF
Poland PDF
Russian Federation PDF
Serbia PDF
Slovak Republic PDF
Spain PDF
Sweden PDF
Switzerland PDF
United Kingdom PDF
USA PDF