Category Archives: TRADE ISSUES

AFRICAN BLACKWOOD JEWELLERY ON SHOW AT LONDON FASHION WEEK

Ethically sourced African blackwood jewellery to shine at The Good Fashion Show.
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TIMBER TRADE SUSTAINABILITY IN THE NEXT TEN YEARS

The emphasis now is in legality, but it will move on to sustainability
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AUSTRALIA TO INTRODUCE ILLEGAL LOGGING LEGISLATION

Aligns Australia with other initiatives such as the US Lacey Act and EU Timber Regulation.
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US LAWMAKERS: THE LACEY ACT TARGETS INSTRUMENT MAKERS NOT MUSICIANS

"Let's be very clear here: no one is coming to take your Les Paul guitar"
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LACEY ACT WINS WORLD FUTURE COUNCIL AWARD

International recognition of the Lacey Act as one of the world’s most inspiring and innovative forest policies
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TAYLOR AND MARTIN GUITARS EXPRESS SUPPORT FOR THE LACEY ACT

"I think it's a wonderful thing. I think illegal logging is appalling. It should stop."
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AFRICAN BLACKWOOD JEWELLERY TO FEATURE AT LONDON FASHION WEEK

Collection comprises sculptural pieces hand carved from African blackwood and imbued with pink rubies and 18ct gold
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GIBSON AND THE LACEY ACT – A GAME CHANGER IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

The only way to ensure legality is to demand full traceability and transparency at all levels of the supply chain
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FSC AFRICAN BLACKWOOD JEWELLERY SHOWCASES IN COPENHAGEN AND LONDON

Blackwood jewellery showcased at recent Nordic Jewellery Fair and forthcoming at the London Fashion Show
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SOUND & FAIR PRESENTED WITH FSC OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Award given for establishing a Chain of Custody for African blackwood and the world's first FSC woodwind instrument
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