Russia increased exports of forest products to Azerbaijan by 20%

16:15 - 2.04.2024

April 2, Fineko/ Since the beginning of 2024, Azerbaijan has imported 49,800 cu m of timber from Perm Region of Russia, ABC.AZ reports, referring to the Federal Service for Veterinary & Phytosanitary Control (Rosselkhoznadzor).

The figure is 20% more against the same term of 2023 (41,400 cu m).

This March, the Rosselkhoznadzor Department for Kirov region, the Udmurt Republic and the Perm Territory carried out quarantine phytosanitary control over 18,900 cu m of forest products intended for export to Azerbaijan.

Samples of wood products were selected, they were transferred to the Perm branch of the Federal State Budgetary Institution "VNIIKR". Laboratory examination confirmed the absence of quarantine pests, 178 phytosanitary certificates were issued.