Modern sawmill in Svisloch
HS Timber Group is building a modern sawmill in Svisloch, in the Grodno region of Belarus, through its subsidiary HS Belacon OOO. Completion is planned for spring 2022* and is expected to create 250 jobs.
Facts & figures
|Start of construction||2020|
|Plant size||50 ha|
|Cutting capacity (log input)||500.000 m³**|
* The construction activities in Svisloch/Belarus were reduced to a minimum and the assembly activities of the machines and plants were temporarily suspended. The assembly stop is to apply until September 2022 for the time being. The legal framework will then be re-evaluated.
** Production capacity per year
HS Belacon LLC
Grodno Region, Svisloch