The Holding "Cherepovetsles" is the timber company in the North-West of Russia. It consists of the enterprises harvesting timber in five districts of the Vologda region on the woodland territory exceeding 550 thousand ha: AO "Belozersky LPH", AO "Vashkinsky LPH", AO "Babaevsky LPH", OOO "Belozerskles".
The company annually harvests up to 1.45 million cbm of round timber and produces 200 thousand cbm of sawn timber. High quality of the products is acknowledged by Russian and foreign customers alike. "Cherepovetsles" delivers timber to the largest companies in Russia, Finland, Norway, Sweden, England, France.
Cutting area operations are done in accordance with principles of sustainable forest management. Company activities are approved not only by the environmental departments of our foreign customers, but also by leading environmental organizations, including "Greenpeace" and "World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)".
"Cherepovetsles" is a three-time winner of the title "The Best Russian Exporter", that is confirmed by the diplomas of the Ministry for Economic Relations and Trade of the Russian Federation in the years 1997, 1998 and 2001. In 2005 "Cherepovetsles" was given a national award "Golden Mercury" in the nomination "The best company in the field of consumer goods production". In the years 2012-2014 the company became the winner of the annual award "Silver Mercury" in the field of entrepreneurship.
The Holding "Cherepovetsles" and its enterprises are certified by GFA Certification GmbH – certification body accredited by the Forest Stewardship Council.