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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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  • Himmelberger Zeughammerwerk Leonhard Müller & Söhne GmbH

    Himmelberger Zeughammerwerk Leonhard Müller & Söhne GmbH is an Austrian manufacturer with a long tradition. Hand tools have been produced here from high-grade Austrian steels since 1675 using traditional techniques . The handles are ...

  • Johann Offner Holzindustrie GmbH

    Johann Offner Holzindustrie is 250 years old and currently under the management of the 8th generation of the family. It has one of the biggest and most modern sawmills in Europe. Raw materials for the timber planing industry, window and ...

  • KONRAD FORSTTECHNIK GmbH

    Konrad Forsttechnik is an internationally active company which develops, and distributes worldwide, timber harvesting systems for difficult and inaccessible terrain Konrad provides its customers with complete solutions which range from ...

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