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Required Report - public distribution
                                                                                  Date: 3/13/2007
                                                                 GAIN Report Number: BM7006
BM7006
Burma
Solid Wood Products
Annual
2007

Approved by:
Gary Meyer, Agricultural Counselor
U.S. Embassy
Prepared by:
Daphne Khin Swe Swe Aye, Agricultural Specialist




Report Highlights:
Production and exports for teak and hardwood logs are estimated to decline in FY 2006/07.
Decreased production is a result of deforestation in Burma’s national forests; shrinking at a faster
rate than expected due to illicit logging. The Government of Burma (GOB) is under negotiations
with Malaysian investors to establish a wood-based industrial zone promoting value-added wood
products for export.

                                                                             Includes PSD Changes: Yes
                                                                              Includes Trade Matrix: Yes
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Executive Summary

Timber remains one of the few readily marketable export resources in Burma. The Myanmar
Timber Enterprise (MTE), an agency under the Ministry of Forestry which has the government
monopoly for export of teak, reports that more than 66 million cubic meters of teak have been
extracted over a period of 132 years and the reserved forest remains “ intact” through the use of
their forest management program. Yet good quality teak exports have fallen, demonstrating that
the available supply of quality teak has dwindled.

During the past few decades, the forestry sector accounted for one percent of the country’s GDP.
The volume share of forest products in the export sector was about 30 percent of total exports, but
has declined steadily since the early 2000’s. However, the value of forest product exports
increased from $153 million in 1992/93 to over 305 US $million in 2005/06, due to increasing
export prices. Logs are the dominant item in Burma’s forest product exports. Export of teak logs
in FY 2006/07 is estimated at 227,000 cubic meters, while export of other hard wood log and teak
lumber should be about 1,091,000 cubic meters and 33,260 cubic meters, respectively. The value
of FY 2006/07 (April-March) exports is targeted to reach $270 million. There are no exports of
hardwood lumber. The exports of teak logs and lumber are monopolized by MTE. The private
sector primarily exports value added products such as furniture, plywood and other forestry
products (bamboo, cane etc.) The low technological level of local processing hampers the
production of lumber and other value added products.




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PRODUCTION

Burma is a timber surplus country surrounded by timber deficit countries such as Thailand, the
People’s Republic of China, India and Bangladesh. The latest data released by the Forest
Department (FD) in 2006 indicated that Burma has a total forest area of 136,582 square miles. As
a result of diverse climatic conditions, the forest flora of Burma ranges from sub- alpine forests in
the north through thorn forest in central Burma to tropical rain forest in the south.

Post forecasts that annual production (based on Burma’s fiscal year of April-March) of teak logs
in 2006/07 will continue to be around 328,000 cubic meters and rejected teak (lops and tops)
20,000 cubic meters. Production of other hard wood logs will be approximately 863,000 cubic
meters. Lumber output over the same period will be about 28,000 cubic meters of teak and
336,000 cubic meters of other hardwoods.

CONSUMPTION

Annual Allowable Cut (AAC.)

Recently teak and hardwoods have been over cut as a result of the regime's need for foreign
currency. AAC is being set according to the economic imperative rather than sustainability of
production. Nevertheless, the selection system is an exploitation-cum-cultural system known as
Myanmar Selection System (MSS) that has a felling cycle of 30 years. Teak is generally girdled
and then felled 3 years later. All other hardwoods are extracted without girdling. According to
the Forest Department, the AAC for teak is still set at 265,494 cubic meters and the AAC for other
hardwoods is fixed at 2,039,345 cubic meters. The annual production is estimated at 189,677
cubic tons (341,419 cubic meters) for teak and 113,461 cubic tons (204,230 cubic meters) for
hardwoods.

Extraction

Harvesting of timber, milling and trade in the forestry products is mainly done by the MTE. The
Extraction Department under MTE is responsible for the harvesting and transportation of teak and
non-teak hard wood logs from the forests to various delivery points. In FY 2005/06 (actual), the
Extraction department was able to extract 435,104 cubic meters of teak achieving 105.88 percent
of the target of 410,930 cubic meters, 1,667,809 cubic meters of hardwood achieving 107.39
percent of the target, and 42,893 cubic meters of “reject” teak achieving 104.38 percent of the
target, respectively.

In FY 2006/07, the Extraction department plans to extract 354,250 cubic meters of teak logs;
1,700,400 cubic meters of hardwood and 17,713 cubic meters of“ reject” teak, respectively. As of
November 30, 2006, 327,982 cubic meters of teak was reportedly extracted, followed by 862,526
cubic meters of hardwood and 19,903 cubic meters of rejected teak.

According to the source, MTE has regularly held open sell bidding for teak and other hard woods
twice a month to both locals and foreign companies. During FY 2005-06 (actual), MTE was able
to earn $305 million of wood exports. In FY 2006-07 (provisional) as of November 2006, the
MTE was able to achieve 64 percent of its targeted earning of $270 million.



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Forest Joint Venture Corporation (FPJVC)

In FY 2005-06, FPJVC extracted 24,089 cubic meters of teak and 15,587 cubic meters of
hardwood. The projected extraction in FY 2006/07 is 4,960 cubic meters for teak and 26,923
cubic meters for hardwood.

Domestic Marketing and Milling

The local marketing and milling department of the MTE, which processes the logs into lumber for
distribution in the Burmese market, conducts domestic marketing and milling. The MTE has four
teak saw mills with a total daily capacity of 39,676 cubic meters of teak lumber, and 83 hardwood
saw mills with a daily production capacity of 218,218 cubic meters. These mills also produce high
quality conversions for export.

Domestic Consumption

MTE has the monopoly on the commercial use of teak wood, from extraction to processing and
marketing in all forms. For non-teak wood, established private timber companies are granted a
license to extract under contract. In the milling and processing of hardwood, local saw mills are
issued permits for operating the mills on a yearly basis.

Hardwoods are produced by both MTE and the private sector, with the latter having the larger
share. The private sector is allowed to export hard wood logs, lumber and finished products.
The private sector is also allowed to export value added products of teak such as furniture, doors
on condition that the wood is purchased through MTE tenders. However, the MTE contracts out
some of its work to privately run logging companies and timber processing facilities. Despite the
cancellation of logging concessions to Thai companies on Thai-Burmese border, and the GOB's
ending of the logging concession system of forest management in 1993, some of the current
contracts are referred to as concessions and are operated as such. These lucrative contracts are
most often given to companies owned by or those close to the military elite who currently control
the country. Subcontractors are also used by MTE to carry out logging operations. The
subcontractors are obligated to deliver a certain volume of timber to the MTE at a given price.

TRADE

Export Marketing and Milling

Under the Export Marketing and Milling Department of MTE, 83 state-controlled hardwood saw
mills are producing lumber for the domestic market and 8 state-controlled teak saw mills are
producing lumber for export. In addition MTE runs four plywood factories, five furniture
factories, two molding factories and one flooring and molding factory. The total capacity of these
processing units is about 288,000 cubic meters per year. In addition, 459 small-to-medium sized
saw mills, 1,224 re-cutting mills and 487 factories producing furniture and partially processed
products.

Obsolete sawmills characterize Burma’s wood industry, although some modern mills have been
installed. As a result, the existing saw mills and plywood factories absorb only four percent of the
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available AAC's. Exports of logs absorb the remainder. Annual revenue from this undertaking is
roughly about $200 million from the government sector and roughly about $50 million from the
private sector, including joint ventures. Forestry exports are comprised of logs (85 percent),
sawn timber (12 percent) and value added products (3 percent). A total of 10 joint ventures and
100 percent investment companies are now involved in timber industry.

Marketing

Burma’s teak market remains a seller’s market and timber reigns as Burma’s number one export
earner, accounting for 14 percent of Burma’s total export. According to GOB’s figures, timber
exports amounted to $305 million in FY 2005/06 (actual) and are forecast to drop to $270 million
in FY 2006/07. About three quarters of the teak available in the world market is produced out of
Burma. Teak and hardwood logs are presently sold for export through a monthly tender system
and also are sold by contract on certain occasions. Sawn timber and downstream products are
mainly sold by sales contracts. High quality teak (grade 1 and 2) is usually sold through monthly
tenders, while the third and fourth grades are sold through negotiations.

Tenders

Teak is sold on a twice-a-month sealed bidding basis by the MTE. All sales are quoted on a FOB
basis. A deposit of earnest money of $15,000 is required. In August 2003 when the U.S.
imposed trade sanctions to Burma, the required for earnest money was changed to permit the use
of Euros, namely 15,000 Euros for foreign buyers and 5,000 Euros for local Burmese companies.

The private sector and joint companies can also compete in the monthly tender sales of teak and
hardwood logs. For joint ventures the sales prices are set on a half-year basis.

Review of teak logs tender by destination in CY 2006

MTE holds teak log tenders on a monthly basis. In CY 2006, Europe was the largest buyer,
constituting 26 percent of total tender sales, followed by Singapore (21 percent), Thailand (16
percent), and Hong Kong (15 percent). Purchases from India and Malaysia were relatively small.

Overseas demand for teak logs in 2006 was strong and prices firmed. Demand from Europe was
exceptionally strong, especially German buyers who were very active buyers over March-April
last year. German buyers mostly prefer 4th quality SG-1 and SF-2 grades and buy SG-4 only if the
quality is exceptionally good. Lower grades like SG-5 (assorted), SG-6 (domestic) or lower also
fetch good prices, but some buyers complained that prices for these grades are already quite high.
Germany bought total 2,167 cubic tons in March and 2,280 cubic tons in April tenders.

The markets for pyinkado, and gurjan (keruing ) logs were not as good as before. Sales of gurjan
and other species were mainly subject to availability and freshness. Burma’s pyinkado faced a
stiff competition from other suppliers like Papua New Guinea and African countries.




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Tender Summary CY 2005-2006 (Cubic tons)

Area wise                 Jan. to Dec. 2005     Jan. to Dec. 2006
Australia                     100.722             -
Burma                      3,607.228             2,249.670
Europe/USA/UK              2,251.598             4,023.498
Hong Kong                  3,234.356             2,246.320
India                         111.980               500.274
Indonesia                   -                       151.028
Japan                         159.230                24.194
Malaysia                       57.802               531.986
Singapore                  3,175.761              3,330.864
Thailand                   1,235.110              2,467.879
Total                     13,933.805            15,705.710

Source; BIG Magazine

Sales

The major Burmese teak/hardwoods buyers are India, Thailand, Singapore, China and European
countries (including Germany, France, Holland, Denmark and Sweden). It is estimated that 60
percent of total forest product output is exported in the forms of logs followed by 10 percent being
exported in the form of lumber, and the remaining 30 percent being used domestically. About a
half of domestic use is for value-added wood products and the rest goes to lumber. At present,
MTE is making an effort to switch from log sales to value-added wood products by exploring new
export markets and new technologies.

Hardwood logs prices

Fiscal Year      Prices per cubic ton(US$)
                  Pyinkadoe Inn                  Kanyin
1999-2000        260           210              235
2000-2001        260           210              235
2001-2002        260           210              235
2002-2003        260           205              225
2003-2004        286           226              248
2004-2005        300           250              295
2005-2006        340                            310




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Yearly Export and Income Table

               Production (cubic tons)                     Exports (cubic tons
Year         Type of timber   Quantity       Type of timber    Quantity     Value (USD)
2001-02      Teak             276,067        Teak logs         162,373
             Teak (rejected)  40,244         Teak conversion   15,659
             Total            316,311        Total             178,032      156.23 million

2002-03      Teak                297,979     Teak logs            166,891
             Teak (rejected)      35,024     Teak conversion       18,763
             Total               333,033     Total                185,654    154.51 million

2003-04      Teak                362,000     Teak logs            216,000    194.00 million
             Teak (rejected)                 Teak conversion      N/A
             Total                           Total

2004/05      Teak                300,000     Teak logs            235,000    198.00 million
             Teak (rejected)                 Teak conversion      N/A
             Total                           Total

2005/06      Teak                307,060     Teak logs            252,363    200.235 million
             Teak (rejected)      30,270     Teak conversion       13,160     18.056 million
             Total               337,330     Total                265,523    305.080 million

2006/07     Teak                 231,462     Teak logs            160,000    144.000 million
provisional Teak (rejected)       14,046     Teak conversion       23,760     20.000 million
            Total                245,508     Total                183,760    164.000 million

Note: FY = Fiscal Year (March-April)

Exports

Teak log exports are estimated to decline by 37 percent in FY 20006/07 from the 2005/06 levels.
Meanwhile, exports of hardwood log increased by 184 percent in FY 2006/07. There are no
official exports of hardwood lumber in FY 2006/07 while exports of plywood are estimated at 1
million sheets. Exports of teak lumber are estimated at 33,264 cubic meters in FY2006/07, a
decrease of one percent from FY 2005/06 level of 33,668 cubic meters with the earnings of $20
million.

In FY 2005/06 export market for Burma’s teak logs improved. Teak log exports in FY 2005/06
totalled 357,598 cubic meters with the earnings of US$ 200 million, up from $194 million in FY
2004/05. In 2005/06(actual), MTE exported wood products (including teak, hardwood and sawn
timber and other wood–based products) in the total of $305 million.

Following are the average export prices for teak logs at each grade.




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                            Average prices (per cubic ton)
Grade             2003-04            2004-05             2005-06               2006-07
First Qtly.                                              4,793
Second Qtly.      4,932              5,400               4,947                 5,938
Third Qtly.       4,735              4,778               4,542                 4,805
Fourth Qtly.      4,229              4,243               4,090                 4,092
Sawn Grade (1)    2,562              2,566               2,462                 2,575
Sawn Grade (2)    2,048              2,001               1,964                 2,045
Sawn Grade (4)    1,209              1,335               1,382                 1,658

Note: SG= Sawn Grade


Exports of Hardwood (cubic tons)
Year (FY)        Pyinkado            In/Kanyin             Others              Total
2001-02          96,438              150,594                                   247,032
2002-03          100,583 155,278     155,278                                   255,861
2003-04          118,580             179,524               18,050              315,154
2004-05          153,288             294,456               27,042              474,786
2005-06          230,870             315,120               25,246              571,236



Export of Teak logs (cubic tons) for CY 2006
Country         Jan        Feb        Mar        April     May        June
China             0        3,215          0         35     1,283      0
Hong Kong       0          0          0          0         0
India           29,559     12,921     17,271     6,973     15,940     14,753
Pakistan            205         0     3,263        239        327      6,870
Thailand        6,622      2,407      1,057      5,511     3,494      7,835
Vietnam         1,430        493        136                           9,232

Export of Teak logs (cubic tons) for CY 2006
Country         July       August Sept.          Oct.        Nov.     Dec.      Total
China             0        2,268      2,071      1,570       2,364    252       13,058
Hong Kong                             2,004      2,219         918    12,609    17,750
India           11,268     16,120     13,634     10,633      21,280   40,247    210,599
Pakistan         1,537        685       287       2,493        221    0          16,577
Thailand             0     8,335       6,493      6,784       2,266   4,507     55,311
Vietnam         2,059      9,697      2,210      893          7,988   0         34,138




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Export of Hardwood logs (cubic tons) for CY 2006

Country         Jan             Feb       Mar       April       May         June
China                             200      3,413     5,007       8,548      14,042
Hong Kong         4,800          3,955                           1,936       2,926
India           18,447          15,993    19,675    49,785      45,564      48,849
Pakistan         1,301           3,628     6,638     5,615       9,176      33,287
Thailand          1,048          3,944      472                   2,583      3,705
Singapore
Vietnam                                   1,676      869        1,268       5,948

Export of Hardwood logs for CY 2006
Country       July       August Sept.               Oct.        Nov.      Dec.       Total
China                    11,297   13,054             7,570      8,492     4,973      76,596
Hong Kong                                                       8,435     15,625     37,677
India         18,801     34,618   21,937            27,953      56,458    46,999     405,079
Pakistan       5,085      1,804       303            6,925       4,566    0          78,328
Thailand                  3,376       592               0       339       4,583      20,642
Vietnam        2,089      1,894     7,096              564      3,081     4,780      29,265


Export Trade
Matrix
Country             Burma, Union of
Commodity           Teak logs
Time Period                           Units:       Cubic tons
Exports for:        Jan to Dec.2005                  2006
U.S.                                  U.S.
Others                                Others
China                   2,891                      13,058
Hong Kong               2,290                      17,750
India                 153,005                      210,599
Pakistan               13,565                      16,577
Thailand               54,603                      55,331
Vietnam                14,517                      34,138




Total for Others      248,071                        347,433
Others not Listed      86,629
Grand Total           334,700                        347,433




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Export Trade
Matrix
Country             Burma, Union of
Commodity           Tropical Hardwood Logs
Time Period                                  Units:             Cubic tons
Exports for:           Jan. to Dec. 2005                          2006
U.S.                                         U.S.
Others                                       Others
China                       61,537                              76,596
Hong Kong                   21,383                              37,677
India                    367,156                                405,079
Pakistan                  14,293                                78,328
Thailand                    30,584                              20,642
Vietnam                     22,028                              29,265




Total for Other                616,981                            647,587
Others not Listed               50,019
Grand Total                   667,000                             647,587


Note: There are no official exports of hardwood lumbers.




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            Export Value of Timber and Forestry Products CY 2006

      Months A/C         Export Value      Percent         Total Export Value
      Jan        US$            30,884,954     21                 149,754,323
                 Euro            1,599,927                         34,493,961
      Feb        US$            34,770,636     15                 228,622.165
                 Euro            1,518,165                         15,664,246
      March      US$            39,092,754     12                 326,831,486
                 Euro            2,254,337                         16,872,459
      Apr.       US$            42,881,631     31                 138,927,562
                 Euro              719,534                         37,061,946
      May        US$            37,898,343     8                  454,834,912
                 Euro            3,446,351                         39,881,425
      June       US$            35,892,452     6                  581,164,891
                 Euro            2,585,978                         26,754,366
      July       US$            49,657,407     19                 264,249,683
                 Euro
      August US$                46,752,379     12                  403,535,951
                 Euro            2,730,536                           7,343,903
      Sept.      US$            43,410,552     21                  208,656,222
                 Euro        1,780,444.59                           22,363,895
      Oct.       US$            60,387,447     17                  354,492,600
                 Euro         2,147,221                             25,401,891
      Nov.       US$            50,239,459     20                  245,646,080
                 Euro            2,190,717                          58,376,912
      Dec.       US$            50,443,364     20                  246,585,336
                 Euro         246,585,336                           39,826,007
           Total     US$      522,311,378      14                3,603,301,211

Export of wood and forest products in CY 2006

In CY 2006, total exports of wood and forest products constitute 14 percent of the country’s total
exports volume. In CY 2006, Burma has exported $3,603 million worth of forest products to 51
countries. Total 25 varieties of exported wood products included teak, hardwood, teak conversion
and other forestry products. Teak accounted the most for 45 percent of total logs and lumbers,
followed by hardwood logs (35 percent) and teak conversion (12 percent).

POLICY

Buy Back System Contracts

MTE introduced a buy-back system for contracts and contract transfer in late 2005. It was stated
that the permitted selling price would be derived from the price sold at tender/sealed tender plus
an additional 13 percent. The prices must be higher than prices under the buy-back contract.
Consignments cannot exceed 300 tons and transfer of all sale contracts must follow auction

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regulations. As effective April 1, 2006, the current prices under the buy-back system are as
follows:


Grade                          Prices(US$ per ton)
Sawn Grade (4) EN              1417
Sawn Grade (5) Assorted        1000
Sawn Grade (6) Domestic         777
Sawn Grade (7) ER-1             610
Sawn Grade (8) ER-2             540
Sawn Grade (9) ER-3             440

Establishment of wood-based industry with Malaysia

The Government of Burma (GOB) is under negotiations with Malaysian investors to establish a
wood-based industrial zone to promote higher value-added wood products for export. Under the
proposal, Malaysian investors would operate some factories with raw materials purchased from
Burma to produce finished products for export, and provided technology transfer to Burma.
Malaysians also requested to have 100 acres of land as a wood-based industrial zone where raw
materials and export of finished products are easily accessible.

Factors affecting U.S. trade opportunities

Burma should not pose any serious threat to U.S. export opportunities in the future mainly
because supply availabilities of logs and lumbers in Burma are apparently diminishing.

Private Sector Exports of Forest Products (as of November FY 2006)
Sr. Commodity                Total ($US)
1   Bamboo                   716,527
2   Broom                    180,682
3   Cane                     642,784
4   Cutch                    52,900
5   Hardwood Conversion 4,688,568
6   Hardwood Plywood         13,217,654
7   Teak Conversion          11,929,108
8   Teak furniture           965,851
9   Handicraft               29,000
10 Ohndon Bark               91,950
11 Rattan                    133,785
    Total                    27,282,949




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Ply wood (Hardwood) production from Myanmar –Korea Timber International Ltd.
(MKTI) FY 2006-07
Particulars         Unit          Target         Performance       Percentage
Hardwood logs       Cubic ton     50,000         22,751            45.50
Plywood production Cubic meters 45,000           24,938            55.42
Export              numbers       1,224,000      984,751           80.45
Value               US$           9,707,000      8,695,318         89.58
Local sales         numbers       496,000        94,911            19.14
Value               Kyat(million) 850,000        710,225           83.56

Tender for CY 2006

First Quarter
Country         Jan     Feb      March    Apr      Total

Burma            246.314 245.008 126.966   107.1 725.388
Europe/UK/USA    101.628 182.94 375.528 415.774 1075.87
Hong Kong        319.966 268.396 203.094 202.228 993.684
India                             123.76          123.76
Indonesia
Japan
Malaysia          81.394 95.776                   177.17
Singapore        130.412 251.932 264.148 261.496 907.988
Thailand         319.541 299.22 154.338 319.928 1093.027

Total           1199.255 1343.272 1247.834 1306.526 5096.887


Second Quarter
Country        May      June     July      Aug      Total

Burma            174.826 199.802 135.304     132.13 642.062
Europe/UK/USA     432.01 340.662 454.122     279.83 1506.624
Hong Kong        126.932 266.598 64.238      488.92 946.688
India                     39.012   93.85             132.862
Indonesia                 51.336              32.13 83.466
Japan                     24.194                      24.194
Malaysia                                      10.01    10.01
Singapore        484.304 238.86 306.844      210.68 1240.688
Thailand         147.172 219.702 309.074     146.14 822.088

Total           1365.244 1380.166 1363.432 1299.84 5408.682




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Third Quarter
Country       Sept          Oct       Nov     Dec       Total

Burma              241.42     285.66 178.988 176.152 882.22
Europe/UK/USA      330.56     295.57 391.55 423.324 1441.004
Hong Kong           79.73     341.18          65.038 485.948
India              107.53            111.626 24.496 243.652
Indonesia           38.91                     28.652 67.562
Japan                                                       0
Malaysia           12.752       80.8 50.046 201.208 344.806
Singapore          194.84     296.81 383.886 306.652 1182.188
Thailand           293.07      43.98 114.434 101.28 552.764

Total            1298.812         1344 1230.53 1326.802 5200.144



Production of Firewood (Trade and Own
use) ( cubic tons)

Year                 Union Total
2004-05               302,889
2005-06               186,508
2006-07
(provisional)         200,338


End of Report.




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