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Vologodsky Les is planning to invest 3.5 billion rubles in expanding its woodworking facilities

December 7, 2021 ` 17:45  
Vologodsky Les intends to invest 3.5 billion rubles in upgrading its plywood production site and creating new timber processing facilities, as reported by the official web portal of the Government of the Vologda Region. The investment project received...

ULK Group upgraded its wood pellet equipment at Ustyanovsky LPK

December 3, 2021 ` 16:16  
A granulating press in the pelletizing shop of the wood pellet plant at Ustyanovsky LPK was upgraded. New bearings developed by a special order from ULK Group were installed. Their application will significantly extend the service life of...

In January-October 2021, Russia increased pellets production by 19.1%

November 25, 2021 ` 23:00  
In January-October 2021, the volume of wood pellets output in Russia grew by 19.1% YoY, reaching 1.953 million tons, as reported by Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat).

In January-September 2021, Russia increased pellets export by 6.8%

November 25, 2021 ` 17:42  
According to the Federal Customs Service of Russia, in January-September 2021, the export volume of wood pellets from Russia increased by 6.8% YoY to 1.763 million tons. The main buyers of Russian pellets for the reporting period were: Denmark...

Segezha Group expands biofuel production in Siberia

November 23, 2021 ` 17:23  
Lesosibirsk Sawmills and Woodworking Plant (LDK No.1), part of Segezha Group, has signed a contract with AS Hekotek, Estonia, for supplying a set of equipment for its pellet production facility. The launch of the facility is planned for...

Promtech-Invest received EN Plus certificate

November 9, 2021 ` 18:23  
The European certification system issued EN Plus certificate to the product by the wood pellet plant of Promtech-Invest (Komi), which enables the company to export biofuel to European countries. The wood pellet production line at the premises of...

ULK Group upgraded its wood pellet loading area at Ustyansky LPK (Arkhangelsk Region)

November 9, 2021 ` 11:38  
The company reports that the new rotary sieve and turnover device improved the quality of shipped product and accelerated wood pellet loading in containers. Upon completion of startup and commissioning, the equipment is running at full capacity.

Russian enterprises are actively increasing their wood pellet production capacities

November 9, 2021 ` 11:11  
In January – August 2021, wood pellet production capacities of Russian enterprises were expanded by a total of 160,000 t. By the most optimistic forecasts that take into account all the announced projects and those under construction by...

In January-September 2021, the Sea port of Saint-Petersburg JSC increased the transshipment of pellets by 16%

November 2, 2021 ` 19:47  
The Sea port of Saint-Petersburg reports an increase in the volume of pellet transshipment by 16% YoY to 578,000 tons in January-September 2021.

In January-September 2021, Russia increased pellets production by 18.4%

October 28, 2021 ` 20:33  
In January-September 2021, the volume of wood pellets output in Russia grew by 18.4% YoY, reaching 1.724 million tons, as reported by Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat).

Germany: Price of pellets up 9.1% YoY in October 2021

October 25, 2021 ` 17:56  
Seasonally driven, the price of pellets rose in Germany in October 2021. The average for one ton is €248.08 (purchase of 6 t). The survey by the German Pellet Institute (DEPI) shows an increase of 4.8% compared to...