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InterviewsApril 24, 2015

Timber Industry in Malaysia: Timber Exports Represent 2.7% of Total Exports

Dr. Jalaluddin Harun
Dr. Jalaluddin Harun, Director General of Malaysian Timber Industry Board
Dr. Jalaluddin Harun

Dr. Jalaluddin Harun is the Director General of the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB), a statutory body accredited to the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities whose main objective is to promote and coordinate the overall development of the timber industry in Malaysia. He spoke with the Prospect Group about Malaysia's timber industry, moving towards higher value-added production, and the future of sustainability in the sector.