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Forestry / Timber Industries

Forests safeguard biodiversity and are used for recreation. Almost half of Austria’s land is used for forestry. Timber, an important renewable resource, is used in windows, floors, prefabricated houses, glulam, paper and board processing, furniture and biomass energy production. Austria is also a leader in woodworking machinery. Forestry and Timber Industries from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious
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Facts and figures - Forestry / Timber Industries

  • 4

    million hectares of forest

  • 269

    million euros of exports in solid wood boards

  • 70%

    export quota

  • 26,382

    employees

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  • AB Antriebstechnik und Automotiv GmbH

    Many years experience, expertise, modern measuring methods and systems have resulted in high-quality products for finishing into end products in the mechanical engineering, the automobile, the construction and wind industries and the ...

  • HASSLACHER Gruppe NORICA TIMBER Vertrieb GmbH

    Established in 1901, the family enterprise employs more than 1,700 people. With its eight production sites in Austria, Germany, Slovenia and Russia, HASSLACHER is one of Europe’s largest and most prominent timber industry companies, ...

  • KLH Massivholz GmbH

    KLH Massivholz GmbH is the pioneer in the Industrial manufacture and supply of cross-laminated timber (CLT). With more than 20 years of experience and as one of the market leading manufacturers, KLH offers a wide range of products and ...

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