The overall objective of the assignment was to provide the Client with an overview of the wood pellet industry in Russia and to outline possible long-term sourcing opportunities for the Client’s energy facilities.
Indufor carried out a complex analysis of the wood pellet market in Russia, including production, trade, consumption, prices, logistics and their costs, existing capacities, and planned investments.
The analysis also included a raw material analysis for pellet production. This focused on the overview of the sawmilling and wood harvesting industries in the country, as well as the raw material competition (if any) that the wood pellet producers face from the pulp & paper, MDF, and particleboard industries. During the assignment, the Client was also provided with an overview of the existing sea terminal capacities in Russia and the investment climate in the Russian Forest Sector.
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