Holzindustrie Schweighofer (HS) informed that its subsidiary in Romania – Holzindustrie Schweighofer S.R.L., has moved its headquarters from its site in Sebes, Alba County, to Bucharest as of May 2017. According to the announcement, the mill in Sebes is continuing all operations as before.
Dan Bănacu, General Manager of Holzindustrie Schweighofer Romania, commented:
“We are committed to further develop our strategy to implement a sustainable timber industry in Romania. As a major contributor to the country’s economy, establishing our headquarters in Bucharest is a natural step. The country’s economic hub is located here, hence centralizing our administration in the capital is an opportunity to become even more actively engaged in our industrial sector.”
Earlier Holzindustrie Schweighofer (HS) informed about desisting of two companies from its supply chain in Romania.
About Holzindustrie Schweighofer:
The company is a part of the Schweighofer Group. The group is active in the areas of wood industry,viscose pulp production, bio-energy production, forestry and real estate. Headquatered in Austria, Holzindustrie Schweighofer started operating the first sawmill in Romania in 2003 and since that time became a leading company in the European wood processing industry. It employs around 3,100 employees at six locations in Austria and Romania.