The fifth regional stage of the Forest Forum was held in Syktyvkar on July 4-5. The National Association of Timber Industry «Russian Forest» has traditionally acted as a partner of the event.

The business program of the forum consisted of four thematic areas: «Forest legislation in action», «How much does a forest cost», «Forest and nature of a city» and «Interaction of the state and business in environmental management».

The event was attended by over 400 people, another 100 people joined the discussions in the webinar mode. The forum ended with a plenary session at which they outlined the main directions for the development of environmental management.

The vice-president of the association, Sergey Pakhalyuk, at the meeting presented the prize «Responsible forest user» to the best enterprises of the timber industry complex in Komi. The awards received: JSC «Mondi Syktyvkar LPK», LLC «Luzales» and LLC «Pechoraenergoresurs». All these companies make a significant contribution to solving the tasks of developing the timber industry complex both in the Komi Republic and in the whole of the Russian Federation, and also meet the criteria for rational forest management in the areas of their presence.