Table 3. Status of codes of practice in Southeast Asian timber producing nations as of 2007.


Country Codes of practice for timber harvesting
Brunei None found
Cambodia Cambodian Code of Practice for Forest Harvesting, July 1999
Indonesia Principles and Practices of Timber Harvesting in Indonesia, 2000
Laos National Code of Timber Harvesting Practices in Lao, 2005
Malaysia Code of Practice for Harvesting of Natural Inland Forest and Code of Forest Harvesting of Mangrove Forest, Peninsular Malaysia, 1997
Myanmar National Code of Timber Harvesting Practices in Myanmar, 2000
Philippines Codes of practice not yet published
Singapore Not applicable: Singapore has no production forestry
Thailand None found
East Timor Currently developing forest policy
Vietnam Currently drafting codes of practice