Georgiy ORLOV, USSR minister since 1961 and Chairman, State Committee the Timber, Cellulose and Paper, Wood Working Industries and Forestry, USSR Council of Ministers, since 1962. Candidate Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, since 1952. five Order of Lenin; Order of Red Banner of Labor; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1940.
Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1954 convocation. 1956 headed Soviet delegation of timber workers to Canada. 1957 member, dcleg. of Soviet industrial specialists to Sweden.
Deputy, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Supreme Soviet of 1959 convocation. 1927-1931 designer and Head, Bureau, Dubrovka Cellulose and Paper Combine. 1931-1938 Department Head and Chief Engineering, State Institute for Planning of Cellulose and Paper Industry Enterprises, Leningrad.
1938-1944 helped organize industrial construction. 1944-1954 USSR Minister of Cellulose and Paper Industry, then USSR Minister of Timber and Paper Industry. 1954-1957 USSR Minister of Timber Industry.
1957-1958 Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Minister of Timber Industry. 1958-1960 Deputy Chairman, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic State Planning Committee. 1961-1962 First Deputy Chairman, USSR State Planning Committee.