MTC: Malaysia not laundering Indon logs


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  • Sunday, 16 May 2004

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Timber Council (MTC) has dismissed the recent claim by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) that Malaysia is still laundering illegal Indonesian timber. 

In a statement on Friday, MTC denied allegations that Malaysia continued “to turn a blind eye” to alleged activities by local traders who moved stolen Indonesian wood throughout the country. 

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