Short Supply Export Controls and Legislation to Restrict Log Exports: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on International Economic Policy and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 4159, April 15, 1986, Volume 4
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on International Economic Policy and Trade
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1988 - 131 páginas
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Página 43 - States or to fulfill its declared international obligations; and (C) to restrict the export of goods where necessary to protect the domestic economy from the excessive drain of scarce materials and to reduce the serious inflationary impact of foreign demand.
Página 56 - Act of 1970) when the volume of such exports in relation to domestic supply contributes, or may contribute, to an increase in domestic prices or a domestic shortage, and such price increase or shortage has, 01 may have, a serious impact on the economy or any sector thereof.
Página 58 - States to eliminate emergency wartime controls of materials except to the minimum extent necessary (1) to protect the domestic economy from the Injury which would result from adverse distribution of materials which continue In short world supply...
Página 4 - President to establish public forests " for the purpose of securing favorable conditions of water flows, and to furnish a continuous supply of timber for the use and necessities of citizens of the United States.
Página 129 - States has an unprecedented opportunity to expand its exports of many forest products. The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) projects that world demand for industrial roundwood will grow by about two percent per year for the next twenty years. According to FAO, consumption of paper and paperboard is expected to Increase by seventyfive percent , wood based panels by fifty-five percent , and lumber by twenty-five percent between 1980 and 2000. Although these projections are not...
Página 113 - ... privately owned timber that they export GAO reviewed the magnitude of and the potential impacts from extending the substitution restriction to cover third parties who subsequently acquire Forest Service timber from the original purchasers - an export industry practice commonly referred to as third-party substitution. According to the Forest Service and timber industry associations, third-party substitution approximates 100 million board feet annually in the western United States. They said that...
Página 3 - STATEMENT OF HON. JAMES WEAVER, A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS FROM THE STATE OF OREGON Mr. WEAVER. Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I would like to begin by saying what my bill does.
Página 40 - ... controls for commodities exported pursuant to a barter agreement. Since the Secretary already has sufficient discretionary authority to permit such an exemption from short supply export controls, this provision is redundant. Section 7(i) — Unprocessed Red Cedar Section 7(i) imposes a three year, declining quota on the export of unprocessed western red cedar harvested from State and Federal lands, with such exports prohibited after September 30, 1982. Removal of Section 7(i) is consistent with...
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Página 113 - ... restricts the export of unprocessed timber cut from national forests in the western half of the United States. Also, purchasers of national forest timber are restricted from substituting timber harvested from federal lands for privately owned timber that they export. GAO reviewed the magnitude of and the potential impacts from extending the substitution restriction to cover third parties who subsequently acquire Forest Service timber from the original purchasers - an export industry practice...