MINSK, 2 September (BelTA) – The largest logging company in Russia's Perm Territory is interested in buying machines from the Belarusian company Amkodor, the company's press service told BelTA.
Representatives of AO Solikamskbumprom visited a number of timber industry enterprises of the Belarusian holding company Amkodor. Solikamskbumprom is the largest logging company in Perm Territory, Russia. It makes high-quality products: newsprint, paper for medium layers of corrugated fiberboard, wrapping paper, and lignin sulfates.
During the visit the guests were made familiar with manufacturing capabilities of the Belarusian holding company. They found out how Belarusian machines are designed and prototyped, how timber harvesting machines are assembled, and how parts, components, rubber goods, and hydraulic equipment are manufactured.
During negotiations the Russian side expressed interest in buying timber harvesting machines from Amkodor.
The public joint-stock company (OAO) Amkodor is the managing company of the holding company Amkodor. The original enterprise was established in 1927. Nowadays the company operates five divisions that make construction machines, forestry machines, agricultural machines, municipal vehicles, and their components for all branches of the economy. Amkodor enterprises make about 6,500 products, over 125 models and modifications of the machines and vehicles that work in 40 countries across the globe. The holding company embraced a policy favoring innovative projects in the last few years. Their realization is of strategic importance for Amkodor because the key goal is further development of in-house manufacturing, assimilation of new progressive solutions and technologies, preservation of leadership in existing markets. The company is also intent on securing current accomplishments as it works hard to make multifunctional machines.