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WhatWood agency is the only Russian consulting company with core specialization in the timber industry analytics. Within five years of timber market research we have provided services to 130 clients in 15 countries from Finland to Canada, from UK to Korea: industrial companies, banks, investors, government agencies, scientific organizations, and individual entrepreneurs. We have unique contact and knowledge base, as well as deep understanding of the regional industry and market in Russia. We give presentations at major industry events and are cited by the main Russian business media. To get in touch with us, please visit the About Us page. You can also browse the catalogue of our products.

Lesozavod-2 sales fell fourfold in H1 2012

August 19, 2012 ` 16:24  
Sales of the only woodworking capacity of Continental Management company, Lesozavod-2 (Arkhangelsk), fell considerably in the first half-year. Compared to a year-ago figures, sales decreased … times to … million roubles, the company said. In Q2 compared to Q1, sales grew...

Verkhneketskiy LPK announced its possible bankruptcy

August 19, 2012 ` 16:20  
Chief Executive of Verkhneketskiy LPK mill Vladimir Shatalin announced possible bankruptcy due to high railway tariffs. He said that competition in railway transportation so far influenced forest industry negatively. ‘’Several years will pass until the market becomes stable and consumption...

Dyatkovo-DOZ boosted net benefit fourfold

August 19, 2012 ` 16:17  
Net benefit of Dyatkovo-DOZ mill (Bryansk region) increased four times in the first half-year up to … million roubles. Sales increased by …% to … million roubles. Dyatkovo-DOZ makes white and laminated particleboard, furniture, decoration paper as well as synthetic...

Net benefit of Mondi Syktyvkar decreased one third in H1 2012

August 16, 2012 ` 23:40  
Net benefit of Mondi Syktyvkar OJSC (Republic of Komi) decreased by …% to … billion roubles (€… million) in the first half-year compared to H1 2011, according to the quarter report. Sales grew by …% to … billion roubles (€… million)....

Altai communists accused Altailes of illegal logging

August 16, 2012 ` 23:38  
Communists of Altai region accused Altailes holding of illegal logging in Egoryevskiy forest reserve. Acccording to local communists, Lebyazhye Les LLC which belongs to the holding is breaking Forest and Conservation codes. Wood deliveries to Rubtsovsk LDK mill increased several times,...

Investlesprom CEO: housing construction ceased to be massive

August 16, 2012 ` 23:36  
Chief Executive of Investlesprom holding Anton Zavalkovskiy said that housing construction in Russia ceased to be massive and shifted to retail sector… If you want to read full article, please subscribe for our Weekly — kb@whatwood.ru

WTO possibly to stop a line at Kondopoga

August 16, 2012 ` 23:32  
Newsprint maker Kondopoga mill (Republic of Karelia) will have to stop one of its paper-making machines after new rates will become active due to Russia’s accession to WTO, as head of Federal Forest Agency (Rosleskhoz) Viktor Maslyakov supposed at the agency...

Azimut launches new lumber line at Pechorskiy LPH

August 14, 2012 ` 12:43  
Azimut LLC company is going to launch the first stage of its new Pechorskiy LPH project in Komi Republic. The whole project includes capacities which are able to produce …  cu m of lumber, … cu m of LVL, …...

Kraslesinvest to launch Boguchany LPK mill by late 2012

August 14, 2012 ` 12:40  
Kraslesinvest company is going to launch Boguchany LPK mill in Krasnoyarsk region by late 2012. The starting capacity mill be 400,000 cu m, as CEO of theinvestor company Igor Vasilchenko said. He said it will require 800,000 cu m of...

AVA+2 to increase bord sales by 30% after production upgrade

August 14, 2012 ` 12:33  
Omsk-based AVA+2 board mill (belongs to Continental Management) is going to boost sales by 30% and upgrades its capacities to meet this target. If you want to read full article, please subscribe for our Weekly — kb@whatwood.ru

A chance for Baikalsk

August 14, 2012 ` 12:30  
Baikalsk pulpmill (Irkutsk region) has received prolongation of the approval to dispose wastes into Lake Baikal. The approval now is active till August 05, 2013, as reported by local paper quoting Baikalsk town mayor Valeriy Pintaev. As the paper says, the...

Ilim Group Reports on Its Manufacturing Performance for First Six Months of 2012

August 13, 2012 ` 23:49  
Over the first six months of 2012 OJSC Ilim Group’s locations have manufactured 1,275,000 tons of pulp and paper products, which is slightly more than it was produced in the same period of 2011, the company reported. The figures...

About WhatWood project

WhatWood agency is the only Russian consulting company with core specialization in the timber industry analytics. Within five years of timber market research we have provided services to 130 clients in 15 countries from Finland to Canada, from UK to Korea: industrial companies, banks, investors, government agencies, scientific organizations, and individual entrepreneurs. We have unique contact and knowledge base, as well as deep understanding of the regional industry and market in Russia. We give presentations at major industry events and are cited by the main Russian business media. To get in touch with us, please visit the About Us page. You can also browse the catalogue of our products.