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Adapted from a map by Philippe Rekacewicz originally published in UNEP-FAO Vital Forest Graphics, 2009; data source from MA 2005.
Uploaded on Thursday 27 Sep 2012
Wood exports from Congo Basin
China is probably the largest importer of wood products of illegal origin. Other primary importers of illegal logs or wood products are Japan, the EU, and the US.