Profiting from Plunder

How Malaysia Smuggles Endangered Wood

Telapak/EIA”s new report exposes shocking evidence of how Malaysia is laundering endangered Indonesian ramin wood on an unprecedented scale. We reveal how thousands of tonnes of endangered wood is being smuggled across the border every month by organised criminals and provided with documents including CITES permits certifying it as ‘Origin Malaysia’, with the complicity of local officials. Read more

Investigator Mengungkap Peranan Malaysia dalam Perdagangan Gelap Kayu Langka Indonesia Berskala Global

4 Februari 2004, Jakarta: Telapak dan Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) hari ini mengungkapkan adanya sindikat penyelundup besar yang berbasis di Malaysia yang selama ini memperdagangkan kayu langka asal Indonesia yang bernilai puluhan juta dolar di pasar internasional. Read more