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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

  • 267,4

    million euros of exports in solid wood boards

  • 70%

    export quota

  • 27,582

    employees

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  • JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH

    JOANNEUM RESEARCH develops solutions and technologies for business and industry in a wide range of sectors and conducts cutting-edge research at an international level.

  • Brüder Theurl GmbH

    With three production sites in East Tyrol and Carinthia and more than 360 employees, the company produces high-quality and sustainable solid timber construction products and is a reliable partner for the modern timber construction industry.

  • Fundermax GmbH

    Fundermax is the world market leader for high-quality facade panels and supplies a decorative product range for interiors

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