Russia Rejects Further Increases in Export Tariff for Round Wood

A Hot Tip about Processed Wood in Russia

Posted on: 2 Feb 2010

On December 23, 2009, the Russian Government issued Resolution # 1071, maintaining the export tariff for certain categories of wood products until January 1, 2011. Although the GOR continues to be committed to gradually increasing export tariffs for low value wood products, the delay in its implementation is attributed to the government priority to support domestic producers.

Posted: 02 February 2010