Meeting of the Business Russia Committee on Forests and Sustainable Development

On September 28, a meeting of the Committee on Forests and Sustainable Development was held at the headquarters of Business Russia. The Russian Forest Association was represented at the event by its first vice-president Andrey Goncharov.

At the meeting, the results of the Committee’s work for the past period of 2023 were summed up, and current issues of activity for 2023–2024 were discussed. The participants also discussed the implementation of investment projects for the development of the forestry complex and regulatory and technical regulation of the use of wood in wooden housing construction.

Andrey Goncharov, First Vice-President of the Russian Forest Association: “Today, the issue of providing priority investment projects with machinery and equipment remains relevant. In order to meet the deadlines for the implementation of such projects established by the relevant concepts, it is necessary to find compromise solutions together with the federal executive authorities.".

The committee's proposals will be sent to the federal authorities.