Germany, Ifrane National Park to Adopt Traceability Systems for Cedar Wood
Development of an adapted Traceability System for Cedar Wood in Ifrane National Park.
Within the context of this mission, the contractor is responsible for the development and introduction of a modern  traceability system for cedar wood in Ifrane National Park. The introduction of the traceability system for cedar  wood is meant to support national forest authorities in the implementation of transparent wood­selling and  marketing procedures. The objective is to reduce illegal logging, improve control processes for logged wood and
the monitoring of wood flows as well as to increase revenues from wood sales. F or more click here
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escription: Contract notice: Development of an adapted Traceability System for Cedar Wood in Ifrane National Park.

Value excluding VAT: 100 840.00 EUR

Deadline: 20 Jul 2017


Country : China
Description: Tenders are invited for Import And Export Product Quality Information Traceability Platform
Budget Amount ¥ 378 Million (Rmb)

Deadline: 11 Jul 2017

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