In 2017 WM group | MID group acquired a stake in MBS Handels GmbH and a sawmill in Guttaring, Carinthia. This was the successful entry into the local timber industry. The expansion to Slovenia has been finalised; further acquisitions are planned.
The wood industry is no new territory for the Mosser family. Walter Mosser sen. has been an adviser to sawing industries for decades and familiar with all processes in the timber business as former large-scale owner. Walter Leonhard Mosser grew up in a sawmill business and was managing director of WM Forstbetriebe GmbH for many years.