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Swedish forest companies demand 10bn crowns

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14:54 CET+01:00
Södra Skogsägarna says that the state must inject 10 billion crowns to help protect fallen trees from being destroyed. The organisation representing forest owners in the south of Sweden welcomes government proposals to help those affected, and has come up with the figure of 10 billion crowns to show how much money is needed for PM Göran Persson to live up to his promises.

Sources: Dagens Nyheter, Svenska Dagbladet, Dagens Industri


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