Arauco invests $151M to double Valdivia sawmill’s capacity

SAO PAULO, Oct. 17, 2017 (PPI Latin America) -Wood, timber and pulp producer Arauco has sent to Chilean authorities an environmental impact study to invest $151 million in its Valdivia sawmill, installed in the Los Ríos region. The project aims to modernize and double the facility's current output from 487,000 m³/yr to 1 million m³/yr.

According to Arauco, construction work should last 18 months and employ 430 workers during the period. To run the operation, another 390 new workers will be hired by the company. "We are very proud of this new initiative, as the wood industry is a source of ...

Back To Top
Speak with a sales representative now Contact Sales