The export of forest products
For 2016 in general on the branch at an export task of 102,68 mln. USA dollars it was exported forest products and it was rendered services on the sum of 140 mln. USA dollars that makes 112,6% by the corresponding period of 2015.
By results of work for January-December 2016 it was exported 2.6 million cubic meters of timber, representing 118 % of the corresponding period of 2016 and 324 thousand cubic meters of sawn timber, or 110,2 % to 2016.
The forest product and services in 2016 were exported to 30 countries (Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Austria, England, Belgium, Hungary, Vietnam, Germany, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Finland, France, Sweden, Estonia, Turkey, China, the UAE, Cyprus, Kuwait), from them 2,0% are the share of neighboring countries and 98% - foreign countries. Among the main directions of deliveries of a forest product the Republic of Poland takes the leading position (38,2% of all export in value terms). The second position is taken by Lithuania (16,6%), further Latvia (10,6%), Germany (10,2%), Romania (8,1%) and the Netherlands (2,8%).