Metsä Wood’s plywood mill in Pärnu
Our new mill, with a focus on safety employs 200 people when working at full capacity. Construction of the mill in Pärnu started in April 2017, and production officially began on 27 August 2018.
Metsä Wood is part of Metsä Group – a forerunner in sustainable bioeconomy utilising renewable wood from sustainably managed northern forests. Metsä Group focuses on wood supply and forest services, wood products, pulp, fresh fibre paperboards and tissue and cooking papers.
Metsä Group’s sales totalled EUR 5.7 billion in 2018, and it employs approximately 9,300 people. The Group operates in nearly 30 countries. Metsäliitto Cooperative is the parent company of Metsä Group and is owned by approximately 103,000 Finnish forest owners.
Metsä Wood provides competitive and environmentally friendly wood products for construction, industrial customers, as well as distributor partners. The products are manufactured from premium and renewable northern wood raw material. Our sales in 2018 were EUR 0.4 billion, and we employ about 1,500 people.