Фейсбук Вконтакте      +7 (968) 451-12-23
Ministry of Economic Development Forecast: Russian GDP growth rate: 217 – 0.6%, 2018 – 1.7%, and 2019 – 2.1%. •  Ministry of Economic Development Forecast: In 2019 wood and cellulose processing and production investment volume will not exceed 30% of the 2015 value. •  Ministry of Economic Development Forecast: Average annual investment increase in 2018 - 2019 will stand at 1.3%.
Mass Media Digest
Ministry of Trade Plans 50% Forestry Contribution to GPD Increase by 2030
Ministry of Trade Plans 50% Forestry Contribution to GPD Increase by 2030
Views 345

Denis Manturov – Minister of Industry and Trade – says Russian Ministry of Trade plans to achieve 50% increase of forest industry contribution to GDP by 2030. However, he believes “we’ve started moving ahead about ten years ago by creating investment project portfolio”.  “We have completed 29 of them and 94 are in progress. This is really a large-scale activity with 300+ billion RUR investment”, - Denis comments.

Putin Instructs on Forest Protection
Views 351
Putin Instructs on Forest Protection

Mr. Vladimir Putin – Russian President – approved a set of instructions on forest use and protection as well timber turnover. The Control Directorate verified the instructions and all of them addressed to the Government.

Timber Price for Businesses Goes Up
Views 313
Timber Price for Businesses Goes Up

This year Russia increases forest utilization fees. The fees may match export prices in the future.

The Federal forest area to timber volume unit rate increased from 1.4 to 1.49.