11TH CONGRESS OF THE SAWMILL INDUSTRY OF SOUTHEAST EUROPE
September 25, 2020, Slavonski Brod, Croatia

City of Banja Luka: Wood Processing Achieves 17 Percent of Total Exports

In all SEE countries wood processing business occupies an important place in the foreign trade balance, and the largest share in the total exports is achieved in the Republic of Serbian where this sector achieves 17 percent of the total foreign trade commodity exchange. On the Congress will be...

Polytechnik: Austrian Expert for Cogeneration and Trigeneration Plants

The topic of energy production from wood and use of sawmill wood residues as well as other forms of biomass, for over a decade attracts attention of European and world sawmill industry. Therefore the offer of modern technologies for burning of wood and energy production is still very attractive....

Permanent Offer Additions of Mühlböck Drying Kilns

Permanent market pressure on the quality of sawn timber compels the use of the best drying technologies. Austrian company Mühlböck is one of the global leaders and technology suppliers who is able to continuously improve the technology solutions and offer to sawmills reliability and increasing...

The Equipment for the Sawmills and Saw Blades Forezienne will be Presented

French manufacturer of sawmill equipment is present in sawmills of SEE for quite some time and the delivery of blades is constantly increasing in the past years, says their regional representative of the company Prochrom Comp. Saw sharpening process also experience considerable innovations and...

Austrians Dominate: Kohlbach, Urbas, Agroforst on the Congress

This year Austria is the partner country at the Congress, given that in Slavonski Brod come leading technology, production and trading companies. Some of them, like Kohlbach, are already present for many years in this market, while others just discover the potential of the forestry and wood...

Rural Development Programme: Millions of Euros for the Reconstruction of the Sawmill Industry

This programme complied with EU, predicts 1,1 billion EUR of total support funds for Croatia in the period 2014-2020. Provided are three measures in the field of forestry and wood processing. Measure 8.3. provides investment in primary processing of sawmill capacity up to 10,000 cubic meters, and...

The Congress will be Continued in Serbia on Professional Seminar in City of Kraljevo

In cooperation with Srbijasume company, traditional partner in the implementation of the project of promotion of wood in SEE, the day after the Congress on 29th October the professional seminar in city of Kraljevo will be organized, which will present some of the novelties presented at the...

The Congress Participants Come from Qualified Subsectors: Foresters, Certification Companies, Rail, ...

Also this year Congress brings together the important sector support related to the raw material and logistics: Una-Sana Forests Company, Croatian Forests Company, Slovenian Forest Holdings, Hercegbosna Forests Company, etc. TÜV Croatia, Port of Rijeka, Port of Koper and the railway companies...

CNC Grinders are a Hit among Sawmills. The Congress will Demonstrate Live Grinding

Primary wood processing depends on the quality and durability of technology and tools available, and the grinding process in sawmills requires a very thorough and responsible approach. The supplier of ABM grinders, the Prochrom Comp company, will present two interesting models of CNC...

Strong International Character of the Congress! Registered Participants from Lithuania, Hungary, Bul...

The structure of participants suggested that the Congress would be held in the international environment, given that the previously applied numerous participants come from Croatia and neighboring countries of South Eastern Europe. Also, a number of sector institutions from the wider European...

Hasslacher Norica Timber Represents a Wide Range of Softwood Timber for the Construction with Wood

One of Austria’s largest wood processing companies, Carinthian Hasslacher, intends to establish cooperation with potential partners in Croatia and the SEE countries during the Congress. The company offers a full range of products made on the basis of conifers in the form of sawn...

Nigos Drying Kilns Intend to Continue to do Business Successfully in Countries of the Region

Regional manufacturer of drying kilns, Nigos company from City of Nis, will present its innovations in the field of drying wood on the 6th Congress of the Sawmill Industry of SEE. It is a very dynamic and innovative company that so far has implemented dozens of hydrothermal plant in the South...

The Leading European Professional Media about the Congress. Holz-Zentralblatt Will be Also Present

This year’s sixth edition of the Congress of the Southeast European Sawmill Industry is announced in many European professional media. The representative of a leading German professional media Holz- Zentralblatt will be also present and will cover the wood processing and forestry in Germany....

On October 30th finished the 4th Congress of the Sawmill Industry of SEE

On October 30th finished the 4th Congress of the Sawmill Industry of of Southeast Europe (organized in Croatia, City of Slavonski Brod), which gathered more than 180 participants from the Region – Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Slovenia as well as from EU – Germany, Austria,...

Cedar Buys Vrbovsko Sawmill

By a unanimous decision, members of Vrbovsko City Council approved the sale of Vrbovsko Sawmill to the well-renowned overseas timber exporter from Rijeka, Cedar, who paid over EUR 300,000 for the sawmill. The sale of the sawmill, which used to be a symbol of the wood-processing sector in these...