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June 2, 2021
Impact on global markets of Russia’s log export ban
Russia’s proposed log export ban in 2022 will have a far-reaching impact on global forest product markets. Russia exported 15 million m3 of logs in 2020, accounting for almost 12% of globally traded roundwood. Much of this trade may come to a halt in 2022 when a new law proposed by Russia’s president will ban the export of softwood logs and high-value hardwood logs in January 2022. The Russian government is also considering measures to reduce illegal logging and restrict the export of green lumber.   ...
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