Update on Markets for Forestry Offsets

This guide is an update of the book “Guidebook to Markets and Commercialization of CDM forestry projects”. The document provides information on the development of CMD methodologies, projects registered and markets since the publication of the first version. In addition it introduces the emerging non-Kyoto markets, it presents a classification of the existing developments, it describes each market including the buyer’s preferences and it discusses the use of standards and quality criteria and transaction costs.