EFISA is Paraguay’s only fully integrated wood processing company.
EFISA has been operating a chip mill since 2012. Its current capacity is to be amplified by 400% with two new chip mills under construction - one mobile and one fixed, both to be fully operational in March 2017.
CURRENT CHIP MILL CAPACITY:
7,500 TON/ MONTH
2017 CHIP MILL CAPACITY:
30,000 TON/ MONTH
SAW MILLING & IMPREGNATION
As part of its diversification policy, EFISA is commissioning a saw mill as well as an impregnation plant in January 2017. The new saw mill is now under construction in EFISA's industrial site in Villeta. The machinery and equipment is being constructed by Vantec and ENGECASS in Brazil. The products will be sold to construction industry in the greater Asuncion area, and also be used for the manufacture of pallets.
2017 SAW MILL CAPACITY:
10,000 TON/ MONTH
Starting in January 2017 EFISA will begin supplying industrial, as well as domestic markets in Paraguay, and internationally, with sustainably sourced charcoal that has been produced in an environmentally friendly manner using low-emission carbonization plants.