The European Timber Trade Federation

WHO WE ARE: The ETTF promotes the interests of the timber trade across Europe, representing key national federations for importers, merchants and distributors.

WHAT WE DO: The ETTF liaises with and lobbies government and governmental bodies at national and international level, engages with environmental and other NGOs and provides a discussion and networking forum for the EU timber trade on key issues, from legislation and the environment, to sustainable timber promotion and best practice.
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ETTF HandbookETTF HANDBOOK:  Click here to download the ETTF Handbook, which includes further information about the organisation and its members.

Latest news:

ETTF Summer Newsletter published

The ETTF Summer 2014 Newsletter out now.

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First UK TTF member expelled over responsible purchasing breach

June 2014

The UK Timber Trade Federation has expelled its first member over failure to comply with its Responsible Purchasing Policy (RPP). 

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Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition on show at Carrefour

June 2014

The Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition (STTC), the European industry and government alliance dedicated to boosting European sales of certified tropical wood, held its first major 'Business Encounters' event at the Carrefour International du Bois in Nantes, France, last week.

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Enforce EUTR or face consequences, Falkenberg warns

May 2014

Brussels has put member states on notice to toughen up enforcement of the EU Timber Regulation, or face possible sanctions, according to trade media reports.

 
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First enlarged ETTF agm

May 2014

The ETTF is holding its first general assembly following its January 1 merger with the FEBO organisation.

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