International trade of timber is blocked 2020
International trade is blocked. Due to the serious epidemic situation in foreign countries, it is impossible to enter or leave. The number of international shipping trips has decreased, and the transportation cost is high. Take China and Europe shipping containers for example, the freight has increased 3-4 times compared with the same period last year. Many countries have taken measures such as banning entry, which have resulted in the cancellation of business activities and procurement plans, and the reduction of foreign orders, which has exacerbated the survival crisis of export enterprises.