Join IWPA | Blog | Print Page | Sign In
Advocacy

Policy

/

Trade Policy

Updates and background information about IWPA’s advocacy on critical legal and regulatory issues affecting the imported wood products industry.

Click Here
/

Formaldehyde Emission Regulations

Keep up to date on laws and regulations impacting formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products such as CARB, EPA TSCA Title VI, and Canada’s proposed regulation.

Click Here
/

CITES

The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) is an international treaty that ensures that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival. IWPA provides information and resources on CITES compliance matters.

Click Here
/

Timber Legality/Lacey Act

Resources and updates on timber legality issues affecting the international wood products supply chain such as the U.S. Lacey Act.

Click Here
/

Trade Remedy, AD/CVD

Updates on a number of trade remedy cases to determine whether products where dumped or subsidized in contravention of international trade law.

Click Here
/

Harmonized Tariff Schedule

The Harmonized Tariff Schedule is used to determine tariff classifications for goods in international trade. IWPA maintains helpful classification resources and information about periodic HTS updates.

Click Here
/

Generalized System of Preferences

The Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program allows for duty free entry of certain products, including many wood products, from designated developing countries.

Click Here
/

Phytosanitary Requirements

The latest information on phytosanitary requirements for imports of wood products into the United States and Canada.

Click Here
/

Import Statistics

Access the latest data about global trade in wood products.

Click Here
/

Job Creation

Globally sourced wood products are a critical input in many North American industries. Their performance characteristics and competitive cost make them the material of choice for job creators in homebuilding, boat and recreational vehicle manufacturing, and instrument making.

Click Here

Become a Member

Join our community and grow with us. IWPA represents companies and organizations worldwide. We create value for our members by uniting businesses, providing them with opportunities for improvement and growth, and representing them with a powerful voice.

JOIN NOW
/