An economic strategy for Scotland’s forest and timber technology sector to 2030

The Scottish forest industries sector has an ambitious plan to double the economic contribution of their sector from £1 billion to £2 billion by 2030. The Scottish Timber Technologies Industry Leaders Group have now created a strategy which maps a path for delivery. This strategy further highlights the urgent need for a government backed industrial strategy for wood in Wales. In Wales we seem to be strong on aspiration and intention for forest industries development but found wanting when it comes to strategy and implementation. Woodknowledge Wales believes we should follow Scotland’s example.

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