Sh. Rakesh Pathania
Hon'ble Forest Minister
H.P. State Forest Corporation was established on 25th March,1974 and the company was renamed as HP State Forest Development Corporation Limited on 15th September, 2008. The resin and timber works were transferred to Corporation in a phased manner.
HPSFDCL is primarily engaged in resin extraction, resin processing, timber harvesting and sale from Government forests in the State besides extraction of fuel-wood, pulpwood, khair and bamboo. From Resin, Rosin and turpentine oil and other subsidiary products like phenyl, varnish, black Japan etc are extracted as by products from R&T Factories located at Nahan and Bilaspur. As a secondary activities, Corporation also runs timber treatment plants, wood based unit and ecotourism sites.
Sh. Surat Negi,
Hon'ble Vice Chairman
As per State Govt. policy timber extraction works were transferred to the Corporation in a phased manner. The Corporation took over the complete working of the Govt. Forests w.e.f. 25.01.1983.
The entire government resin tapping work is being done by the Corporation, through modern techniques and processed in Resin & Turpentine factory located in Nahan and Bilaspur.
HP STATE FOREST DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION LIMITED
VAN NIGAM BHAWAN, SDA COMMERCIAL COMPLEX,
BLOCK NO.1, KASUMPATI, SHIMLA-171009,
Telephone Nos.- 0177-2622457, 2622455 EPBX - 0177-2622452, 2622453, 2622454
Fax No. 0177-2621183