Legal timber, timber market and consumption trends in Vietnam

This session will introduce background information about the timber market as well as challenges and opportunities for timber industries in Vietnam. The session also provides important knowledge of legal timber and sustainable timber, as well as the domestic timber market and current trends of timber consumption, especially in term of young consumers.

This session consists of 8 main contents:

  • Timber: An environmentally friendly and creative material
  • Vietnam timber market
  • Opportunities for design and interior design
  • What is legal timber?
  • Products that need to meet the requirements of VPA/FLEGT
  • What is sustainable timber?
  • Vietnam timber market
  • Trends of domestic (timber) consumption in Vietnam

Videos:

  • Legal timber and the Vietnamese timber market

  • Vietnam wood market and Vietnamese consumer trends

The presentation:

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