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Forest Industries Towards the Third Millenium - Economic and Environmental Challenges

Forest Industries Towards the Third Millennium - Economic and Environmental challenges (1996 Joensuu, Finland)

Forest Industries Towards the Third Millenium - Economic and Environmental Challenges

proceedings of the international seminar Joensuu, Finland 18-19 March 1996

by Forest Industries Towards the Third Millennium - Economic and Environmental challenges (1996 Joensuu, Finland)

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Published by European Forest Institute in Joensuu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest products industry -- Economic aspects.,
  • Forest products industry -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Birger Solberg, Matti Palo and Pentti Hyttinen.
    SeriesEFI proceedings -- no.11
    ContributionsSolberg, Birger., Palo, Matti., Hyttinen, Pentti.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination84p. ;
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16510175M
    ISBN 109529844247

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