Russian construction companies visited “Kharovsklesprom” enterprise

September 29 at the invitation of the Group of Companies “Vologda timber industry” region visited more than 20 representatives of the leading construction companies of the country – members of the Association of Wooden House Construction.

In July, VLP joined the Association and immediately decided to intensify joint work: to show the technological capabilities and a wide range of products.

The guests were welcomed by the General Director of VLP Group Alexander Shangin. He told about the enterprises of the holding, the capabilities of woodworking plants and the products they produce.

The business program of the meeting included an excursion to one of the modern sawmills “Kharovsklesprom” and a round table “Opportunities for a wide and optimal use of sawn wood, produced by modern timber factories, domestic timber construction.

In particular, the guests were shown not only the available stable geometric dimensions of the manufactured sawn timber, but also shown the possibility of implementing virtually any scheme of wood cutting in accordance with the requirements of the buyer and the maximization of the efficient use of raw sawn timber.

Andrei Konoplyov, Director of the Timber Processing Division of VLP Group JSC:

«Our first meeting was more of a presentation meeting. We showed our production. We talked about the products and technologies that we use. Demonstrated to the guests the rules of efficient lumber production. And then in the dialogue we discussed all the hot topics. I am sure that the visit of construction companies to the enterprise will be the beginning of long-term mutually beneficial cooperation».

Ekaterina Furman, development director of Bolsheprolyot LLC:

«On behalf of the Association and all the participants I thank VLP for this rich business trip. A lot of useful information and great pride for Russian enterprises of such a high level of production».

Orientation to the Russian market once again demonstrates the company’s flexibility in the policy of restructuring business processes to meet the new realities. “Vologda Timber Industries” is actively working to find new markets for a wide range of high quality products and is ready to adjust to the interests and needs of the Russian consumer.


Vologodskiye Lesopromyshlenniki Group of Companies – dynamically developing vertically integrated Russian timber holding with a 30-year history and a full cycle of logging and deep wood processing, which ranks 10th in the top 50 largest timber companies in Russia by revenue according to Forest Industry magazine by the end of 2021. The company has 4 logging companies, 2 sawmills, fuel pellets production, 2 wood chipboard/LDF and MDF/LDF plants jointly with ChPMK, and the largest birch plywood plant under construction.