Forest Policy, Economics, and Markets in Zambia by Philimon Ng'andwe, Jacob Mwitwa, Ambayeba Muimba-Kankolongo

By Philimon Ng'andwe, Jacob Mwitwa, Ambayeba Muimba-Kankolongo

This ebook is the results of over ten years of box examine throughout Zambia. It covers the creation and numerous makes use of of wooden and non-wood woodland items in numerous elements of Zambia. even though a brief structure, it's a multi-contributed work.

It starts off an outline of the forestry zone, and covers extra particular components like construction, markets and alternate of wooden and non-wood items; the position of non-wood woodland items within the livelihood of the neighborhood inhabitants, the contribution of the forestry region to Zambia’s total economic climate and reports of efforts to strategically make the most of those assets for neighborhood fiscal, and sustainable, improvement.

  • A concise connection with comprehend key wooden items, marketplace dynamics, and position of forests in a constructing country
  • A beneficial consultant for companies, specialists, NGOs and overseas study organisations concerned with sustainable improvement in Zambia in addition to different countries within the SADC

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Charcoal Demand, Production and Supply in the Eastern and Lusaka Provinces. Mission Press, Lusaka, Zambia, Ndola. , 2011. Round Wood Supply and Demand Trends in Zambia and the SADC Region. Consultant Report Submitted to Zambia Forestry and Forest Industries Corporation, Ndola, Zambia. Kitwe, Zambia: Copperbelt University. , 2012a. Forest Classification, Zones and Classes—Basis for Industrial Processing. Submitted to the Ministry of Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection and FAO, Lusaka, Zambia.

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4. Shutterboards for housing construction. 5. Overlayed plywood with decorative sliced veneer used as doorskins. About 95% of value added WBP products are sold in the domestic market and about 5% are exported to neighboring countries. VALUE-ADDED ENGINEERED WOOD PRODUCTS INDUSTRY According to Ng’andwe (2005a), the manufacturers of wood products in Zambia are likely to face distinctly different resources in the future as a result of the undergoing depletion of the natural forests and forest plantations resources.

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