Who We Are

Company Development

Araupel Timeline

1972

Two traditional logging groups operating since the 1910s – Madeireira Giacomet S.A. and Marodin S.A. Exportação – merged.

1974

Elected company of the year in the Wood and Furniture sector by Exame magazine.

1975

Start of operations for woodworking products (planed timber, sidings, floorboards, others) and artificial wood drying complex.

1984

Beginning of the Technological Development sector, designing new products and use of thin trees, tips and branches. From this, agreements are signed with entities such as Embrapa, UFPR (Federal University of Paraná) and IPT (São Paulo Institute of Technological Research).
Elected, again, company of the year in the Wood and Furniture sector by Exame magazine.

1990

Beginning of exporting blocks to the North American market.

2003

Integration with Molding & Milwork Producers Association, the standards governing body for the US moulding market.

2006

Opening of new markets in Europe, Asia and Oceania.

2009

Technological update of the wood drying complex.

2010

Technological update of the saw mill unit.

2015

Opening of the Guarapuava plant.

2015

Beginning of pellets production.