PATA is the biggest forest management and lumber production company in the Baltic region providing a full forest management cycle from forest planting to timber harvesting and sales.
The company was founded in 1999.
In order to broaden the scope of operations and strengthen our market positions, over the years we have purchased a number of companies related to the forest management sector:
- in 2002 LLC “Smiltenes MRS”;
- in 2002 LLC “Elvars”;
- in 2003 JSC “Strenču mežrūpniecības saimniecība”;
- in 2006 LLC “Eferta”;
- in 2008 JSC “Saldus mežrūpniecība”.
Today PATA and its subsidiary companies have more than 65 years of experience in the forest management sector.
Companies of the PATA Group employ more than 450 people.
PATA also develops a retail chain with specialized timber shops across the entire territory of Latvia.
Companies of the PATA Group have concluded long-term cooperation agreements with JSC “Latvian State Forests” stipulating that PATA shall manage 115 thousand hectares of state forests.
PATA is also one of the biggest forest owners in Latvia.