Event to provide insightful takeaways on the timber industry's changing landscape
The Malaysian Timber Conference will be held on October 18th at the Le Meridian Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Sentral. Dr. Ed Pepke of Dovetail Partners will present the paper Global timber trade overview: Focusing on tropical timber.
Dr. Ed Pepke is the Senior Timber Trade and Policy Analyst at the European Union Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (EU FLEGT) Facility of the European Forest Institute (EFI) and Associate at Dovetail Partners, an environmental think tank in the USA. Dr Pepke overseas projects that involve international forest products marketing and trade.
Dr. Pepke's presentation at the conference will provide an overview of global wood and paper markets (consumption, production and trade) with a focus on tropical timber trade producers and consumers (i.e., supply and demand, or export and import). He will also address global forest resources, changes in tropical timber consumption and trade, and emerging market trends.
For more information: http://www.mtc.com.my/events-Calendar.php?id=141