Finnish sawn timber is manufactured mainly of softwood.
Finnish forestry and the use of forests follow the principles of sustainable management. The origin of the logs and the sustainability of production can be verified.
Sawn timber is a renewable material that is dimensionally accurate, kilned for the end use and graded.
Sawn timber is globally identified as an excellent material suitable for a wide range of applications. Hundreds of years on, the end of this products life cycle is nowhere to be seen, instead the global interest is growing.
Wood is recyclable and is also recycled. Finally, wood products can be used in energy generation to replace fossil fuels.
In developing new forest-based bio-products the importance of the sawmill industry is essential.