FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2012 file photo, a couple shops for furniture near Chinese-style chairs made from Vietnamese rosewood in a furniture shop in Beijing. Voracious demand for wood t

 

              FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2012 file photo, a couple shops for furniture near Chinese-style chairs made from Vietnamese rosewood in a furniture shop in Beijing. Voracious demand for wood t
FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2012 file photo, a couple shops for furniture near Chinese-style chairs made from Vietnamese rosewood in a furniture shop in Beijing. Voracious demand for wood to feed factories for exports and satisfy wealthier consumers at home has turned China into a magnet for the illegal timber trade, causing other countries to strip their forests as Beijing does little to discourage the practices, an environmental group said in a report released Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)