Heilongjiang Province from January to September imports of 4.334 million cubic meters log the country ranks No. 2
Suifenhe, according to customs statistics, from January to September this year, imports of logs, Heilongjiang Province 4.334 million cubic meters more than last year (the same below) decreased 31.8%, accounting for the national timber imports over the same period 20.7%, ranking No. 2; worth 520 million U.S. dollars , down 41.8%; import average price of 119.2 U.S. dollars / cubic meters, down by 14.7% over the same period the national average price of imported logs lower 21 U.S. dollars / cubic meter.
From the first three quarters of this year, customs statistics data, Heilongjiang Province, timber imports slump was continuing trend. The main reason for 2007 years, Russia's log export restrictions on timber export policy was adjusted several times, resulting in decreased timber supply level; the other hand, the international financial crisis has affected the purchasing power, resulting in the domestic market demand.
Small Border dominant, general trade increased significantly. Heilongjiang Province from January to September this year, in order to border trade on the importation of 3.273 million cubic meters, down 40.8%, accounting for the province's timber imports over the same period 75.5%; by way of general trade import of 815,000 cubic meters, an increase of 51.3%, accounting for of 18.8%.
The private sector to play the main state-owned enterprises to maintain growth. In Heilongjiang Province, from January to September this year, the private sector imports of 4.106 million cubic meters, down 32.8%, accounting for the province's timber imports over the same period 94.7%; state-owned enterprises imported 197 thousand cubic meters, an increase of 12.2%, accounting for 4.5%.