Titan Group is taking part in the  development of new Russian FSC standards in Russia

Group of companies “Titan” is taking part in the  development of new Russian FSC standards aimed at toughening of requirements for certificate holders. According to the announcement, the company is a member of the National Working Group on Voluntary Forest Certification Association, as well as the Association’s Technical Committee.

The holding takes an active part in the development of new Russian FSC standards aimed at toughening of requirements for certificate holders. Titan’s enterprises strictly abide by the requirements of the Russian forest legislation and voluntarily undertaken moratorium obligations for conservation of intact forests landscapes (IFL).

Currently, the company’s activities in the forest exploitation and wood raw materials supply are in full compliance with the requirements of FSC standards (FM/CoC/CW), which is confirmed by certification bodies.  The forest management strategy of Titan Group will include three main parts:

  • intensification of forest use and reproduction;
  • GIS management of the leased forest areas;
  • meeting the needs of the logging companies in high quality seeds and planting materials.

Earlier Titan Group increased harvest of timber in Russia by 13% in January-April 2017.

About Titan:

The company is a diversified holding, which unites around 20 companies, located in Arkhangelsk and other regions of Russia. It is mostly focused on wood production and processing. Titan is a general contractor for timber supplies to Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill.

Source: Woodbizforum