0sm89juzc4wj6vbr135qt7p7ntp3r4

Cornerstone of the Finnish economy

Sawn timber was Finland’s fifth most important export item in 2018: its export value was EUR 1.8 billion. Sawmills utilise one third of the roundwood harvested in Finland annually, paying two thirds of forest owners’ stumpage earnings.

Sawn timber is a product that binds the carbon stored in forests for as long as centuries.

Contact information

+358 20 779 0960

info@sahateollisuus.com

Säästöpankinranta 4 C 24, 00530 Helsinki

Finnish Sawmills Association

The Finnish Sawmills Association, established in 1945, promotes the interests of the independent sawmilling industry. The association has more than 30 member companies.

News

Environmental product declaration of sawn goods has been completed

Environmental product declaration of sawn goods has been completed

ENVIRONMENTAL PRODUCT DECLARATION OF SAWN GOODS HAS BEEN COMPLETED   The Building Information Foundation RTS’s Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for the sawmill industry has now been completed. The RTS EPD is an Environmental Product Declaration which...

An open letter to Bill Gates

An open letter to Bill Gates

DEAREST BILL (may I call you Bill?) I read in a leading Finnish daily newspaper about your interview, which was related to your new book How to Avoid a Climate Disaster”. I gather you are worried about the environmental affairs, so am I. We both are from the same...

Sahatavaran ympäristöseloste EPD on valmistunut. Ympäristöselosteen mukaan sahatavaran valmistuksen hiilijalanjälki kannolta tehtaan portille on erittäin pieni, ainoastaan 30,2 kg CO2 ekv. ja höylätavaralle 34,5 kg CO2 ekv. kuutiometriä kohden.

https://sahateollisuus.com/2021/06/29/sahatavaran-ymparistoseloste-on-valmistunut/

Kuhmo uusii pääsahalinjansa – Toimitusjohtaja: ”Merkittävä askel tuotantolaitostemme modernisoinnissa” https://www.kauppalehti.fi/uutiset/kuhmo-uusii-paasahalinjansa-toimitusjohtaja-merkittava-askel-tuotantolaitostemme-modernisoinnissa/925920dd-6a47-4bc6-b50b-0b83fc0d173b?ref=twitter:2e73

Radio Loopin aamusta soitettiin: Mikä osuus maailman metsistä sijaitsee Suomessa? Vastaus on puoli prosenttia kaikista maailman metsistä. Silti Suomi on maailman neljänneksi suurin havusahatavaran viejä. Minusta tämä on @Sahateollisuus menestystarina.

Load More...

“The environmental story of sawmills is superior to any other major export industries.

Tommi Sneck, Chairman of the Board, Finnish Sawmills Association

 

contact information

+358 20 779 0960

info@sahateollisuus.com

Säästöpankinranta 4 C 24, 00530 HELSINKI

Association that promotes the interests of the Finnish sawmilling industry

The Finnish Sawmills Association promotes the business operations of its member companies by representing their interests. The association’s membership base consists of approximately 30 companies that operate throughout the country. Nearly all of our members are family companies with a face.