Supply determinants of timber trade in India

Supply determinants of timber trade in India

This study examines whether the forest conservation measures implemented as part of the National Forest Policy are the limiting factors in the supply of timber in India. Says that domestic production of timber can be increased substantially if the opportunities & policy options are effectively utilised by the forest based industry in India.

 

 

 

The Planning Commission, Government of India supported a study on “Supply determinants of timber trade in India”. The objectives of the study are to: identify and analyse major determinants of supply of timber trade in India; Analyse the impact of selected forest conservation measures on long term supply of timber; and  suggest suitable recommendations for sustainable supply of timber without compromising forest conservation measures.

 

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