• FG issues guidelines on wood exports

    FG issues guidelines on wood exports

    The Federal Government has issued guidelines on the felling of trees and exportation of wood.

    The Director of Forestry, Federal Ministry of Environment, Phillip Bankole, made this known recently while announcing the suspension of the ban on wood exports.

    Some of the guidelines include the issuance of a new international trade certification for wood exports and the cut-one-tree-and-plant-five policy with a view to arresting deforestation as well as preserving the environment.

    Bankole said that the government was concerned about the degradation of the […]