Tag: commodities-and-supply-chains

How Russian Conflict Birch Makes its Way to American Consumers

American consumers love Russian birch. Claimed to be durable, strong, and visually appealing, Russian birch is “the wood of choice for many carpenters, furniture makers, and manufacturers” in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of cubic meters of birch plywood are imported from Russia each year, some manufactured into products and the rest sold directly […]

The Lie Behind the Ply

  In an unprecedented investigation that connects threatened forests of Solomon Islands, China’s timber manufacturing hubs, and European importers, our new report The Lie Behind the Ply reveals how European consumers of tropical plywood have been the unwitting drivers of forest degradation. Our findings show that European companies appear to have imported thousands of tons […]

Raw Intelligence: GOCA

Intelligence Brute: ACOG

  Découvrez chacun des épisodes de la série: Intelligence Brute: Groupe Dejia Intelligence Brute: WCTS Intelligence Brute: TBNI Intelligence Brute: Hua Jia Intelligence Brute: ACOG