RUNKO GROUP is a company combining productions of logging and wood processing complex. The company was founded in 1995 with a small logging company. RUNKO GROUP focuses on timber procurement, forest regeneration, lumber production and the production of finished parts for furniture industry.
Main delivery destinations are the following: Russia (Saint Petersburg and Leningrad region), England and China. The company also delivers its production to Norway, Sweden, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Czech Republic. The raw materials base is under a long term rent of forests that are located in Leningrad region – the Northwest region of Russia.
Rented wood lots and forest management system of the company’s internal supply chain are certified according to the international system of voluntary forest certification FSC™(Forest Stewardship Council™). RUNKO GROUP has the following FSC™ certificates: Trust Les (FSC-C112772, FSC-C124968), LesExpo (FSC-C112773), Progress (FSC-C134702), Kirishy Les (FSC-C134780), Chudovo lumber company (FSC-C150830).
RUNKO GROUP pursues an active social policy. The local population of small towns and villages located on the rented wood lots is provided, as far as possible, by firewood for constructions with large discounts, war and labor veterans – free of charge. To deliver wood to solitary villages, the company maintains roads which are also used for food delivery, ambulance etc.