Economic Impact From Illegal Timber in New Zealand

Illegal logging activities in New Zealand creates losses of $222 Million (266 Million New Zealand Dollars) a year to the timber industry. The pulp, panel and paper industries lose the majority of the revenue, with $170 Million (203 New Zealand Dollars) lost to illegal logging.

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  1. Source: “Illegal logging costs NZ producers millions,”, September 5, 2007.

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