Development and Change of China’s Wood-based Panel Industry in the Past 40 Years of Reform and Opening-up Part 7
Date of release: 2019-1-25 ,Special thanks to the Original source of http://www.wood168.net/woodnews/51265.html .
(The author is Qian Xiaoyu, Vice President of China Forestry Industry Association.) Source: China Green Times
The structure of import and export trade has been continuously optimized. With the turning point that the export volume of wood-based panels exceeded the import volume in 2001, the annual export volume of wood-based panels increased from 965,000 cubic meters to 15,720,000 cubic meters in 2014, and the import volume stabilized at about 1.1 million cubic meters in the same period, accounting for 10% of the export volume. In 2017, China’s imports of wood-based panels accounted for 3.9% of global trade, 3.1% of global trade, 15.6% of Global trade and 19.2% of global trade.