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About the project

In 2008–2009, Ilim Group invested USD 150 million into modern wood harvesting, transportation, and road construction equipment. This is the world's largest investment in wood harvesting equipment. As a result of the project, Ilim Group harvests 70% of its wood with modern technology using more than 500 various machines.

  • Location: Irkutsk and Arkhangelsk Oblasts
  • Timeline: 2008–2009
  • Total investments: USD 160 million

Project scope

  • Wood harvesting equipment
  • Wood transportation equipment
  • Road construction equipment
  • Reforestation program


Environmentally friendly logging methods minimize the company's environmental footprint.


Modern technologies have improved safety and increased labor productivity.