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From the Forest to You A STORY OF SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY AND HIGH QUALITY WOOD PRODUCTS M alaysia’s wood product industry is a global leader in providing legal, sustainable wood products to importers, consumers and governments that are increasingly aware of the importance of responsible timber purchasing. Malaysia knows that a sustainable and legal forest sector working in accordance with domestic legislative and regulatory frameworks makes a positive contribution to the economic, environmental and social well- being of Malaysian society. The development of the timber-based industry in Malaysia is under the close guidance of the Malaysian Timber Council, whose mission is to ensure the sustainability of the Malaysian timber industry by improving the competitiveness, HEAD OFFICE 18th Floor Menara PGRM 8 Jalan Pudu Ulu, Cheras 56100 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia TEL: +60 3 9281 1999 FAX: + 60 3 9282 8999 E-MAIL: LONDON OFFICE 24, Old Queen Street London SW1H 9HP United Kingdom TEL: +44 207 222 8188 FAX : + 44 207 222 8884 EMAIL: council