Myanmar to resume teak production at limited volumes

Myanmar Forestry Authority has informed in the next fiscal year (2017-18 fiscal year), Myanmar will resume teak and hardwood production. Production targets are expected to reach 270,000 tons. Logging was halted last year following excessive deforestation in previous years. The resumption of log harvesting in the next fiscal year under certain limit is aimed at […]

Shipment of teak and tamalan seized at port

Despite the efforts of the timber trade and government to stamp out illegal practices and eventually negotiate a VPA with the EU a shipment of around 500 tons of illegal teak and padauk/tamalan were recently seized in Yangon Port. The smugglers had tried to avoid the export restrictions and many believe that for the shipment […]

Myanma Timber Enterprise Export Marketing & Milling Department Invitation for Open Tender on 22nd & 25th July 2016

Myanma Timber Enterprise will sell teak & hardwood round logs and sawn timbers by open tenders in us dollars. Particulars of the open tender sales are as follows:   (a) Date & Time 22-7-2016) (12;00) Noon ,(25-7-2016) (13;00) Noon (b) Commodities & Volume ·       Teak Logs ( 151 )Tons ·       Teak Conversion (255) Tons Hard […]

MTE Invitation for open tender of teak and hardwood. Date 24th & 26th June 2016

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. MYANMA TIMBER ENTERPRISE EXPORT MARKETING & MILLING DEPARTMENT INVITATION FOR OPEN TENDER MYANMA TIMBER ENTERPRISE WILL SELL TEAK & HARDWOOD ROUND LOGS AND SAWN TIMBERS BY OPEN TENDERS IN US DOLLARS. PARTICULARS OF THE OPEN TENDER SALES ARE […]

Myanmar Timber – Invitation for Tender on 25th & 28th March 2016

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY MYANMA TIMBER ENTERPRISE EXPORT MARKETING & MILLING DEPARTMENT INVITATION FOR OPEN TENDER   MYANMA TIMBER ENTERPRISE WILL SELL TEAK & HARDWOOD ROUND LOGS AND SAWN TIMBERS BY OPEN TENDERS IN US DOLLARS. […]

Myanma Timber Enterprise to invite open tender for Teak & Hardwood Logs; Closing Date: July 24th/ 27th, 2015

Ministry Of Environmental Conservation And Forestry Myanma Timber Enterprise Export Marketing & Milling Department Invitation For Open Tender 1. Myanma timber enterprise will sell teak & hardwood round logs and sawn timbers by open tenders in us dollars. Particulars of the open tender sales are as follows: Date & Time 24-7-2015 -(12:00) noon,27-7-2015 – (1:00)P.M […]

Myanma Timber Enterprise to invite open tender for Teak & Hardwood Logs; Closing Date: June 26th/ 29th, 2015

Ministry Of Environmental Conservation And Forestry Myanma Timber Enterprise Export Marketing & Milling Department Invitation For Open Tender   Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens.   Myanma timber enterprise will sell teak & hardwood round logs and sawn timbers by open tenders in us […]

Myanma Timber Enterprise to invite open tender for Teak Logs; Closing Date: May 25th, 2015

Notice for  Open Tender Sales Myanma Timber Enterprise will sell Teak Logs by competitive bidding. Particulars of the Open Tender Sales are as follows: Open Tender No: 02/2015-2016 Date: 25-5-2015 Time: (1:00)P.M Place: Tawwin Hall (Myanma Timber Enterprise) Gyogone, Insein, Yangon Quality SG-1, SG-2, SG-4, SG-5, SG-6, SG-7 Quantity About (501) Hoppus tons Sales Basis […]

Timber smuggling on the rise in Kachin, Sagaing

From the beginning of 2014-2015 FY till January, more than 41,271 tonnes of timber and over 12,000 wood logs were seized from Chinese smugglers in Kachin State, according to the Forestry Department. It is also reported that huge amount of timber smuggling occurs in Kachin State and Sagaing Region. According to the Forestry Department, nearly […]

Myanmar: teak prices at latest auctions

Analysts say the convenient location fot the sale of logs on the 29 September (Yangon area) played a big part in the better prices that were received. Observers report that only part of the stock of logs which could not be shipped before the log export ban were sold at the recent sale. A substantial […]