DENIS MANTUROV: “The conditions for the qualitative transformation of the Russian timber industry as a whole have been formed: subsidiary and regulatory support measures are successfully working for us. Timber industry along with metallurgy and chemistry is a key export one of the manufacturing industry”
Directions of development
Wooden house construction Wooden house construction in Russia is only 12% of the total volume of housing construction. By comparison, this share amounts to 40% in the countries of North America and Western Europe.
Sawmilling A developed branch of the Russian timber industry complex is mechanical woodworking, or the production of sawn timber. Lumber products are used in a wide variety of construction and repair areas.