Ustanak forestry in the Arkhangelsk region may receive state support

Ustanak forestry in the Arkhangelsk region may receive state support


The interdepartmental Commission under the Ministry of economic development has selected for support is the project of group of companies “ULK” on construction of wood processing plant in Arkhangelsk region Ustanak, said the representative of the regional government.

ARKHANGELSK, 28 Oct. The interdepartmental Commission under the Ministry of economic development has selected for support is the project of group of companies “ULK” on construction of wood processing plant in Arkhangelsk region Ustanak, said the representative of the regional government.

“Construction of plant for processing of small-sized timber is one of the largest projects “ULK”. The complex will unite the two lines for processing shafts with diameter from 6.5 to 16 inches, the existing plant for sawing wood, 16 inches, drying complex with a capacity of 500 cubic meters and the cargo-handling terminal,” he said.

According to General Director of LLC “Group of companies “ULK” Vladimir Butorin, who has led the Agency’s interlocutor, the new plant with the existing plant will process up to 1.3 million cubic meters of wood per year and will go down in twenty of the largest timber companies in the world.

The cost of construction of the plant is more than 5.8 billion rubles. The programme support from the Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation on the implementation of the project, included in the list of priority investment projects of the Russian Federation, it is planned to allocate more than 3.7 billion rubles, said the spokesman.

“We must do everything to properly and effectively use the forest potential of the region. It is wood processing, the development of bioenergy and biochemical production, wooden house building and the solution of social problems. And projects of group of companies “ULK” is an example of the successful implementation of new directions of forest industry development and proper use of forest resources. We, in turn, of course, we will continue to provide such enterprises with all necessary support”, — he quoted the words of the Governor of the Arkhangelsk region Igor Orlov.

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