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Bioeconomy & Forestry Policy

The EU forest strategy defines general principles for producing forestry biomass sustainably.

Forestry legislation is dealt with at Member State level.

At EU level, the forest strategy defines general principles. It is complemented by a multiannual implementation plan.

Legislation of related policy areas, e.g. birds, habitats and rural development, also include forest-related provisions.

Commission Communication: A new EU forest strategy: for forests and the forest-based sector
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Commission Staff Working Document: Multi-annual Implementation Plan of the new EU Forest Strategy
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Commission Staff Working Document: A Blueprint for the EU Forest-based Industries
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Commission Communication: Stepping up EU Action to Protect and Restore the World’s Forests
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Commission Report: Progress in the implementation of the EU Forest Strategy
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