In 2013 total volume of lumber exports from Russia increased
by 8.6% to 12.1 million tons year-over-year, as Federal Customs Service of
Russia said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.
The volume of Russian exports of roundwood for the reporting period amounted
to 19.05 million cubic metres, (8.2% more than in the same period last
year). Worth of roundwood export amounted to $1.46 billion, lumber ¨C $3.65
18.49 (+7.9%) million cubic metres of roundwood worth $1.6 billion were
shipped to other countries in 2013; to CIS countries ¨C 560.3 thousand cubic
metres worth $ 40.3 million.
8.8 (+5.4%) million tons of lumber worth $2.77 billion were shipped to other
countries; to CIS countries ¨C 3.29 (+17.7 %) million tons worth $883.8