RAW MATERIAL – WOOD “MADE IN UKRAINE”
Austria has a forest area of 3.92 million hectares, this is more than 46% of the state territory with increasing tendency. 83% of the total forest area is forested land.
The composition of wood types depends on the growth area – predominant 61.4% spruce, 9.2% beech wood and 6.8% larch.
The forest respectively wood material and the concept of sustainability are ever since closely linked. This is not a coincidence. Already 300 years ago this term has found its way into the forestry and is still an important basic principle of the forest management in UKRAINE.