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The Center for International Trade in Forest Products, comprised of faculty, staff and graduate students, researches the challenges and opportunities involved in international trade. The Center focuses on forest economics and policy impacts, international marketing, technology developments, and value-added forest products.

Research includes the following:

  • Country market analyses
  • Global trade models
  • New product and market opportunities
  • Linkages between global forest products trade and environmental impacts and social stability
  • Policy impact analyses

The Center's research is distributed through publications, seminars and conferences.