In 2018 a modern complex for cellulose production will be launched in the Yenisei area

During the 12th Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum the Government of the Krasnoyarsk region and OOO “Siberwood” signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of region’s timber industry development.

The company has accepted obligations to implement by the end of 2018 a project of construction a modern cellulose manufacture in the Yenisei region of Krasnoyarsk region with annual 900 thousand tons volume of production of bleached and viscose pulp. Investment volume is about 130 000 000 rubles. The pulpmill will employ nearly 2,000 people. The project is intended to be included into the list of top investment projects in forest exploitation field.

"Construction of this complex is important for us not only in the context of increasing tax revenue and providing employment, but also because of possibility of using Yenisei region’s low-grade wood and  mill waste in the production, turning them into high-level processing products. Thus, we will intensify the cooperative ties in the region’s forest complex ", - said the Prime Minister Viktor Tomenko.

Siberwood CEO" Sergey Malkov confirmed this by the figures: "For the annually production of 1 million tons of finished cellulose products the pulpmill will consume about 5 million cubic meters of low-grade