The 7th Japan-Russia Wood Conference
The 7th Japan-Russia Wood Conference was held at Mokuzai Kaikan in Shinkiba, Tokyo on February 3. Over 60 members from four organizations of the Dalexportles Association, Non-Profit Organization (from Russia), the Japan Lumber Importers’ Association, the Japan Plywood Manufacturers' Association, and the Japan Russian Wood Products Conference attended the conference, which was organized after an interval of five years. Also the parties concerned from the woodworking machinery sector attended as observers, in addition to government officials from the Forestry Agency and people from the media. They exchanged their opinions on possibilities of the wood trade between Japan and Russia.