Companies warned over deforestation supply chain risks

According to the CDP Global Forests Report 2013, companies sourcing raw materials such as beef, soy, palm oil and biofuels are not fully aware of the deforestation risks in their supply chains. The report found that some companies have failed to complete a full risk assessment process to understand where their exposure to forest risk commodities is found, which could lead to regulatory, reputational and operational risks along the supply chain. See the full article here.