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Conference: Russian market of timber and sawn timber 2016 to start March 3!

29 February 2016

Conference objectives: discuss new terms of timber and sawn timber exchange trade, pricing; analyze advantages and disadvantages of traditional market trade instruments and options.

It will take place in Moscow, at the METROPOL hotel (2 Teatralniy Proezd) on 3 March 2016.

Deadline for registration - March 1, 2016.

Among the conference key topics there are:

  • Demand/supply ratio in the domestic and global markets
  • Product quality issues
  • Overseas quality standards and norms. Correlation between Russian and foreign standards
  • State offices’ initiatives on segment regulation
  • Pricing principles in the domestic & global markets
  • Trading instruments
  • First exchange trading experience in Russia
  • Range of products sold via exchange
  • New investment projects
  • Interaction of business community and regional authorities
  • Automated processing lines
  • Timber transportation issues
  • Premium-level distribution channels
  • Experience of working with partners from overseas: delivery, quality, prices

Among confirmed participants: Kronospan, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Eurosib, Bely Ruchey, Baltic Business Union, Altailes, Federal Forestry Agency, FinScan, BioLesProm, Freight One, FSC, Hasslacher, Greenpeace, Ilim Group, Minpromtorg, Mitsui & Co. Moscow, OSB «Kalevala», PEG, Russian Railways, Russian Timber Group, Sokolskiy DOK (SEGEZHA GROUP), Svirles, Tavdinskiy fanerno-plitnuy combinat, TransLes, UPM-Kymmene, VM HOLZ, Volga, Vologda Oblast Official, Vologodskiye lesopromyshlenniki, WALTER and many others.

For registration and more information please contact us on +7(495) 775-07-40 or e-mail: