Raute receives €12m from Plyterra in Russia

29 April 2019

Raute Corporation has received orders worth over €212m from CJSC Plyterra in Russia. The orders consist of veneer drying and patching lines and plywood lay-up and overlaying lines to be delivered to Plyterra’s birch plywood mill located in Umet, Zubovo-Polyanskiy region in Mordovia.

The ordered machinery and equipment will be delivered during the Q1, 2020 and production on the new lines will be started during summer 2020.

The equipment will be engineered and produced in Raute's production unit in Nastola and partly in the Kajaani unit, and also in the company’s partnership network.

The equipment now ordered from Raute is part of Plyterra’s investment programme through which the mill’s annual capacity will be increased up to 180,000m3.