Latvian forest industry's export continued to increase during the first ten months of 2014, amounting to EUR 1.70 billion (a 9.5 percent increase) as compared to EUR 1.55 billion in the same period of 2013. As usual, the majority of Latvian forest industry exports went to Great Britain, Sweden, and Germany. 

Forest industry imports amounted to EUR 576.42 million in January-October, which is 18 percent more than in the respective period of 2013, when the figure was EUR 488.56 million. The majority of forest industry imports came from Lithuania, Estonia and Poland.

Photo: Latvian State Forests
Latvian Institute, 06.01.2015, Nature, Economy