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April 13, 2022
Japan to ban the import of Russian timber
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida recently announced that he will stop importing some Russian timber products from this week. But according to the latest news, the embargo will be implemented from the 19th of April. On the morning of April 12, the Japanese forestry authority was contacted by telephone. The relevant person in charge said that the scope of the ban includes three types of processed wood such as veneer. Single-family houses in Japan are generally made of wood, and Russian wood is often used for ceilings, beams and columns. According ...
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