The report describes in detail non-timber forest products (wild harvested berries, mushrooms, fruits, nuts, medicinal herbs, etc.) available in the Altai-Sayan Region of the Southern Siberia (Russia), which potentially can be used and processed into marketable products.
The report is based on practical experience and marketing analysis (questionnaires, analysis of online ads, etc.). As part of the market analysis the competitive environment both at regional and national levels was analyzed.
The recommendations for the companies to improve the efficiency of harvest, storage, processing and marketing of NTFPS are provided. The report can be widely used for trainings of amateur entrepreneurs.