U.S. forest products trade policies

what are the options? by David R Darr

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station in Portland, Oreg

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  • Forest products -- United States -- Economic aspects

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StatementDavid R. Darr
SeriesUSDA Forest Service general technical report PNW ; 41
ContributionsUnited States. Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station, Portland, Oreg
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL14843679M

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U.S. forest products exports. Without a change in tyade policy, net imports of forest products may increase. Constraints on options for increasing exports or decreasing imports limit the feasibility of policies designed to change existing and expected trade patterns.

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Postwar Trends in U.S. Forest Products Trade: A Global, National, and Regional View, 1st Edition (e-Book) - Routledge By the end of World War II, the United States had become well integrated into the world markets for forest products. This article is concerned with environmental-trade linkages in the global forest products sector, in particular the role of trade in influencing sustainable forest management.

The latter term has. The U.S. forest products industry’s an- nual harvest was million cubic meters inexceed- ing the million cubic meters of harvest in Domes- tic roundwood timber harvest in that supports domestic consumption is expected to be above the harvest level.

Forest Products and Trade. Timber, nuts, fruits, resins, gums and charcoal are only a handful of the many forest products that people have been collecting and harvesting for centuries.

On the other side of the forest boundary, commodities such as palm oil, rubber, soybean and coffee, as well as activities such as mining are replacing large tracts.

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Over the past decade, Canada has made steady inroads in U.S. markets. Canada’s share of total U.S. new supply (domestic production plus imports) rose from percent in to percent in Much of this expansion has taken place in the traditional Author: Darius Adams, Richard Haynes.

• Trade patterns that affect U.S. forest products trade, including tariff and non-tariff barriers, fluctuations in exchange rates, and foreign competition; • Foreign government policies affecting U.S.

forest products trade, including financial and other domestic support programs, access to raw materials, regulatory enforcement, forestry.

World forest products trade has grown rapidly in volume and value, fuelled by both world economic growth and falling trade barriers.

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policies in other sectors can also contribute to rapid rates of deforestation. This has been particularly evident in recent decades, for example, in the conversion of forest areas to oil palm plantations in Indonesia.

Although some forest products, primarily lumber and fuelwood, are delivered through markets, the economic. Forest sustainability and trade policies.

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Forest products trade Primary Secondary V. Conclusions VI. Discussion. International Forestry and Global Issues Rising despite policies to. The U.S. trade deficit with China in forest products, while fluctuating, has decreased overall from $ billion in to $ billion in Other large trading partners of the United States in forest products include Mexico, Japan, and Brazil.

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This list may not reflect recent changes (). Established in by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service through the efforts of the newly appointed U.S. Forest Service Chief, Gifford Pinchot, his deputy Overton Price, and the chief of the Office of Wood Utilization, McGarvey Cline; the U.S.

Forest Products Laboratory, located in Madison, Wisconsin, became the first research facility of its kind focusing principally on the. Products from the wild, also known as non-timber forest products (NTFPs), are used as medicines, foods, spices, and a multitude of other purposes.

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