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Small-scale forest industries for developing countries

Small-scale forest industries for developing countries

proceedings of the seminar, 10 August to 4 September 1981 at Kotka, Finland.


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Published by FINNIDA, Forestry Training Programme, [distributor] in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English

  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Forest products -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesFTP publications,, 17
      ContributionsSeminar on Small-Scale Forest Industries for Developing Countries (1981 : Kotka, Finland)
      LC ClassificationsTS802 .S63 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2458519M
      ISBN 109514699289
      LC Control Number87162728

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