NEWS

03/12

Segezha Group is listed as one of 200 largest exporter companies of Russia in 2017

According to Expert Magazine, Segezha Group (part of Sistema JSFC) has been listed among the first half of the list of 200 companies listed by the magazine. 
The forest industry holding took the 62nd position in the overall rating of top 200 companies and the second place in the industry sector, with the share of export in the revenue reaching 69.7%. The total volume of the company’s export, according to Expert magazine amounts to $522.2 million. Growth dynamics year on year is 45.6%. In 2017, Segezha Group exported its products to 87 countries. 
Representatives of the Group of Companies said that to develop the Russian export, the state must provide targeted support to main export-oriented sectors, including the forest industry sector with its numerous competitive advantages, such as the largest stock of industrial timber, and moderate prices for energy and material resources. 
The editorial in the issue of Expert Magazine says that for the second year in a row the Russian export has been showing considerable growth. This is due to better global prices dynamics and increased physical volume of deliveries. Export in the forest sector, chemistry and machine-building shows double-digit numbers.