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We offer management consulting services to clients throughout the forest products value chain, from resource providers to end users. Our unique experience allows us to recognise relevant driving forces and assess their impact on client business. We help clients capture strategic opportunities and avoid pitfalls.

One main area of our expertise lies in strategy formulation and execution regarding raw materials, markets and products. For instance, we help our clients find new business prospects in raw materiel procurement or better predict the competitive environment.

Another main area of our skills is to combine our leading-edge industry expertise and management consulting know-how with the best practices in the fields of sustainable ecosystem management and biodiversity protection such as supporting our clients in forest management and chain of custody certification.

Recent study:
Billion hectares of land have potential for forest restoration

We complement the skill set of client organisations with our wide and deep industry specific perspective. Our working methods range from technical analysis to process facilitation and from sparring to scenario workshops. We work well on every level of client organisations. With our unique understanding of the whole forest industry cluster, we can interpret trends or nuances in client business landscapes.


You can find some historical background information about central Eurpoean forestry here

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2017-06-13 05:37 |

The caravan of Toyota pickups careened down the twisting mountain road.

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2017-06-13 05:09 |

As you drive north and west from the Merrimack Valley and the Seacoast, people quickly notice New Hampshire’s long stretches of green forest landscape.

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2017-06-13 00:00 |

Smallholder forest producers are playing an important role in mitigating climate change, both through innovative practical action and political efforts via their producer organizations, according to a study presented at this week’s World Farmers’ Organization (WFO) meetings in Helsinki, Finland.

“Smallholder forest producer organizations in a changing climate” highlights the efforts of smallholder producers and...

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2017-06-12 19:25 | PEFC and FSC have agreed to jointly collect and publish data on double certification, starting from 2016 onwards. More than 69 million hectares (or 16%) of all certified forests globally are double certified to both PEFC and FSC. This is an increase of 30 million hectares compared to data...

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2017-06-12 17:58 | 11 June, 2017

Concejo de mayores Indígena Brörán
Territorio Indígena de Terraba
Comunicado a la opinión Pública nacional e internacional.

Informamos lo siguiente. El día de hoy nos hicimos presentes a la denominada “Asamblea de Mayores” convocada por la Junta directiva de la asociación de desarrollo Terraba,  ...

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2017-06-12 16:32 | Guangzhou, China, June 2017–more than 110 anti-smuggling and law enforcement officials from Guangxi, Guangdong and Hainan provinces engaged in a two day CITES[1] enforcement training workshop to help them prevent and detect wildlife trafficking.

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2017-06-12 15:41 | Vines compete intensely with trees. Their numbers are on the rise in many tropical forests around the world. A new study shows that lianas prevent canopy trees from producing fruit, with potentially far-reaching consequences for rainforest animals.

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2017-06-12 10:19 | Windhoek, Namibia, and Harare, Zimbabwe, 12th June 2017—Ministerial level workshops raising awareness against wildlife trafficking amongst Chinese nationals living and working in Namibia and Zimbabwe were jointly hosted by China’s State Forest Administration, China’s CITES[1] Management Authority, TRAFFIC and WWF last weekend, supported by the respective Chinese Embassies.

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2017-06-12 03:54 | May 23 2017 – INBAR held a workshop with the Ethiopian Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) at Bishoftu, Oromia. The workshop aimed to update INBAR’s focal ministry, MoEFCC, on the status of three bamboo projects which are ongoing in the country: South-South knowledge transfer strategies for scaling up pro-poor bamboo livelihoods, income […]

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2017-06-12 00:00 |

More than 70 experts from over 25 countries, international organizations, processes, academia and non-governmental organizations will meet this week at the FAO Global Forest Resource Assessment 2020 Expert Consultation in Joensuu, Finland.

To support decision-makers in improving the sustainable management of forests, FRA provides consistent, up-to-date and accurate data on the world's forests and how they are changing, informing...

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2017-06-11 13:53 | Five years ago, Chut Wutty was murdered in Cambodia. He was one of Cambodia’s leading campaigners against illegal logging and land grabs. He was killed in the Cardamom Mountains in Koh Kong province, while researching illegal logging with two journalists from the Cambodia Daily. Wutty’s murder was not unusual. Every week at least two people […]

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2017-06-11 05:56 |

Alumni Bill Haines Jr. and Bob Williams—one the owner of an expanse of acreage in New Jersey and the other a talented forester—provide a model for the stewardship of the state’s forests.

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2017-06-11 05:34 |

Established by Enviva Holdings, LP and administered by the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, the Fund is awarding $500,000 to three projects that will help conserve more than 8,000 acres of environmentally sensitive bottomland and wetland forests.

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2017-06-10 21:08 |

The following is from a Column that I write for Timber Processing Magazine and appears in the June 2017 issue.  Special thanks to Rich Donnell and the team at Hatton-Brown Publishing for providing the platform for me to share my thoughts. The duties imposed on Canadian softwood lumber imports to the United States has everyone … Continue reading "NAHB Comments Highlight Need for Outreach...

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2017-06-10 11:57 | Sveza group has become the largest supplier of birch plywood from Russia to the USA with an 18% share, Woodbridge International Holdings is in the second place with a 13% share, Syktyvkarsky FZ is third with a 10% share. In the 4 months of 2017, 26 plywood mills of Russia supplied their products to the […]

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2017-06-10 08:13 | NORCROSS, Ga., June 9, 2017 -- WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of certain operations of U.S. Corrugated, a large independent manufacturer of corrugated products for packaging and displays.

WestRock acquired five corrugated converting facilities in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Louisiana from U.S. Corrugated, through which it provides a comprehensive suite of products and services to customers in a variety of end markets, including food...

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2017-06-10 08:11 |

Chuck Leavell is a forestry advocate and conservationist who also happens to be the keyboardist and musical director for the Rolling Stones.

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2017-06-10 05:06 |

(c) Rafał Kowalczyk

Leading European ecologists Malgorzata Blicharska and Richard Smithers are worried about the eminent demise of Europe's most important primeval forest.

How can we plead with developing nations to save their forests if developed nations won’t do the same?

The largest tract of old-growth forest in Europe...


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