Ukraine makes record in deforestation

In 2016, 8 million 311 thousand cubic meters of timber were procured in Ukraine - more than in all the time since 2005.

This is reported by the State Statistics Service.

For comparison, in 2015, 8,302 million cubic meters of timber were procured in Ukraine, and 8,102 million cubic meters in the "pre-Maidan" 2013.

DONi News Agency