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:

Danzer is back in the FSC fold

Fourteen months after being disassociated from the Forest Stewardship Council certification scheme, international hardwood specialist Danzer has regained its membership and will now be able to offer FSC-certified products once more.

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Action Day targets MEPs

The key role the timber sector can play in developing a low carbon European economy will be the focus of  ‘Wood Action Days’ in Brussels this autumn.

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UK TTF and British Woodworking Federation propose joint company and shared ceo

The UK Timber Trade Federation and British Woodworking Federation have sent out a memorandum of understanding to their members proposing the creation of a joint company, headed by a single chief executive.

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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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