Metsä Svir sawmill


Metsä Svir sawmill is in the city of Podporozhye in the Leningrad region of Russia. The sawmill was constructed in 2006 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Metsä Fibre Oy. Metsä Svir also owns two Russian wood procurement companies, ZAO Petrovles-Pasha and ZAO Petrovles Podporozhje. The sawmill is medium-sized in terms of production capacity.

The most important customer groups are the processing industry, distribution chains and construction industry (Planning mills, housing industry, glue-lam industry etc.). Approximately 10 % of Metsä Svir output goes to Russian market. The rest of the output is exported.

Sales by Metsä Wood

Metsä Wood is Metsä Svir’s main marketing and sales channel to European markets.

Key facts

Capacity: 250,000 m³ of sawn timber
Personnel: 142
Raw material: spruce

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