timber

Exporting of unprocessed or semi processed timber prohibited

by editor1 / Aug 06, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism will issue permits to transport already harvested timber for the local market. However, Minister Pohamba Shifeta made it clear that no export permits would be issued for unprocessed or semi processed timber.

Issuing of permits to transport harvested timber resumes

by editor1 / Jul 15, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT) has resumed the issuing of permits for timber transportation in Namibia after operations ceased in March this year.

Kavango small scale farmers welcome lifting of timber ban

by editor1 / Nov 07, 2019 / 0 comments

-Small scale farmers in the Kavango East and West regions have welcomed the lifting of the ban on the transportation and marketing of already harvested timber.

Government lifts ban on transportation and marketing of timber outside Namibia

by editor1 / Nov 03, 2019 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob announced that Government had lifted a ban on the transportation and marketing of already harvested timber.

Kavango farmers demand that timber export ban be lifted

by editor1 / Sep 30, 2019 / 0 comments
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-Farmers in the Kavango East and West Regions are demanding that they are allowed to export their timber.

Timber harvested before July moratorium to be transported to wood factories

by editor1 / Sep 20, 2019 / 0 comments
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-The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry has authorised timber that was already harvested before the July moratorium on timber cutting in the Kavango East and West and Zambezi regions to be transported to wood factories within Namibia.

Kavango East farmers ask Government to lift timber harvest ban

by editor1 / Jun 27, 2019 / 0 comments

Farmers in the Kavango East Region are calling on government to lift the ban on transportation and marketing of already harvested timber.