BAKU, Azerbaijan, December 8. A total of 2,904 cubic meters of lumber was exported from the Surgutsky District of Russia's Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug–Yugra, Trend reports citing the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision (Rosselkhoznadzor).
"All timber products have passed through laboratory control in Tyumen Phytosanitary Testing Laboratory. Laboratory examination confirmed the absence of quarantine pests. All batches met the quarantine phytosanitary requirements of the importing country. The Regional Office of Rosselkhoznadzor issued phytosanitary and quarantine certificates," said the statement.
The main volume of export falls on sawn timber from pines and spruces, as well as from Siberian cedar pine.
"Rosselkhoznadzor continues its work on widening the list of Russian organizations that have the right to export to Azerbaijan," said the statement.