Year in Review and press breakfast with Viktor Evtukhov in Moscow

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Dear colleagues,

We kindly invite you to attend our press breakfast with Viktor Evtukhov, State Secretary and Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation.

The main takeaways of the year as well as key national policies for the forestry and wood industry will be presented at the event.

The press breakfast will take place on Wednesday, 11 December 2019, at 12:00 at Rossiyskaya Gazeta Media Centre, Press Breakfast Hall (at 24 Pravdy Street, bldg 4, floor 9, Moscow). Admission by passport.

The following topics will be discussed at the event:

Governmental support of the Russian forestry and wood industry (priority forest exploitation investment projects, privileged lending financed by the Industrial Development Fund; refund of a part of the product transportation costs (Decree No. 496 of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 26 April 2017); provision of privileged lending to companies that have corporate competitiveness programmes in place (Decree No. 191 of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 23 February 2019).

Control over implementation of priority forest exploitation investment projects.

Prevention of illegal timber export.

Possibility of introducing private ownership over forest lands.

Development of the forestry and wood industry of the Far Eastern Federal District (building new production facilities, prospects of building a pulp and paper plant in the territory of the region, combating illegal logging).

Forestry and wood industry as a driver of the economic growth. Attracting investments for modernisation and building added-value wood processing facilities.

How the Russian wood industry is developing in the modern context.

Please confirm your participation in the press breakfast before 10 December 2019 (18:00) at: +7 916 991 17 42, (Anastasiya Shchur).

Looking forward to seeing you there!