COUNTRY PRODUCTION STATUS While domestic consumption dominated production in the early part of the 2000’s, since 2007 demand in Chinese markets has suddenly increased exports from Mozambique, so that now exports are the primary driver of timber production in country. To find out more, click here.

LAWS Mozambique has a number of laws and regulations pertaining to forest management, wood harvesting, processing and trade. To find out more, click here.

TRANSPARENCY Information on transparency and governance indicators can be found here.

CITES Mozambique acceded to CITES in 1981. Click here for more information.

CONTACTS AND ORGANIZATIONS IN MOZAMBIQUE Several industry associations, civil society, and government agencies work on forest related issues in Mozambique. Their profile and contacts are found here.

Last updated: October 2016