Fuel wood, is one of the most sought-after local products on the market of the European Union. Crucial is a number of factors, but above all, good price and quality of wood, RTRS reports.
One pallet of firewood in the EU costs about 160 hp. Production of firewood is the main source of income for most of Prijedor wood processing companies. So wood processing companies in the field of Prijedor region per month in EU countries export thousands of cubic meters of firewood.
Most are exported to Italy, Austria and Germany. Because of the demand for wood in Prijedor mills increases the number of workers.
Dams core business owner Bars Company from Prijedor says that exported mainly to Italy, but something to Austria.
– Our wood is good quality and required. Now they mainly dry wood, and now I’m forced to make a kiln – says Sredić.
That is across the border increasing demand for domestic wood confirmed by the fact that a month to deliver thousands of cubic meters of wood. Full trucks are constantly on the road.
Ratko Macanović, President of the Cluster of wood and furniture industry Wood PD, says that the area of the Prijedor region of 20-30 companies every second or third day to deliver a truck.
The most expensive domestic product of the wood parts for floors, and the price goes up to 3,000 hp per cubic meter of domestic oak, occurs RTRS.