Wood Cluster Viridis gathers wood processors area of Virovitica County and dealing with active development projects which will contribute to strengthening the competitive advantages of wood processing sector County.
Currently wood cluster gathers 5 companies, Pan - Parquet Ltd., Timber Structures Ltd., Crafts Tehnohit - HR , A.M.S. Biomass – Ltd., Palković Ltd., a development agency VIDRA and Faculty of Forestry in Zagreb. Production of all members is in Virovitica County which has a great potential of raw material and a long tradition. By application for the Promotion Programme of entrepreneurship and crafts in 2014, Business impulse 2014, measure A3. Enterprise of cluster, for which the competent Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Crafts, Wood Cluster VIRIDIS secured the finances of projects in a total value of 596,470.44 kn. The Ministry will co-finance the project with 75 % of the funds, in the amount of 447,351.85 kn.
The approved project is based on the development of joint products by Wood Cluster, modular wooden building for a public purpose, and provided funding for the project documentation and making the required certificates.
Thanks to the funds wood cluster will in the next 12 months forcefully promote the work of the members and their products. In November it will be exhibiting at the International Fair in Tirana, while in 2015 will be ensured presentation of common products to interested buyers in the European market.
Wood Cluster is hopping that wood processors from Virovitica County will recognize the importance of their activities and join their initiative.