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TR133 Improving market access for Vanuatu sawn timber

07 Sep 2018

This report provides specific guidance to PHAMA, the Vanuatu Department of Forests and other stakeholders on the priority activities for improving market access for the sawn timber industry in Vanuatu. The report is based on a desktop analysis of recent industry studies and market data, with in-c...

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Kava Value Chain Analysis Posters

09 Aug 2018

A collection of 4 posters detailing some findings of the Fiji Kava Value Chain Analysis . The posters specifically outline some key findings of the analysis presented as infographs, the production of kava by provinces in Fiji, the value chain actors and recommendations that propose the way forwar...

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TR122 Fiji Kava Value Chain Analysis

09 Aug 2018

Fiji is experiencing a second kava boom. Unlike the boom of the 1990s that was driven by European export demands, the present boom is fuelled largely by domestic and regional demand with a small but important element of exports beyond Pacific island countries. This analysis of the kava value chai...

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Fact Sheets

Sawn Timber

30 May 2016

PHAMA’s support for the timber industry focuses on a small sub-set of the industry - sawn timber - which is based on small scale harvesting by local communities. Despite its small scale, it is a significant component of the Solomon Islands economy with its exports being comparable in value to the...

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Kava

30 May 2016

Given the importance of kava to Pacific livelihoods and its significant market and export potential, PHAMA is prioritising assistance to the crop. Significant support continues to be provided in Vanuatu, Fiji and more recently, Samoa.   Download factsheet to read more about PHAMA's work on...

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Cocoa

30 May 2016

The PHAMA Plus Program is supporting Pacific cocoa industries in Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu. Cocoa quality improvement is a key focus for the Program with a view to accessing price premiums from high end buyers, and assisting Pacific farmers and exporters to link with t...

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