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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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2017-05-19 12:48 | May 18, 2017 ---Procemex to deliver production wide integrated web inspection (WIS) and web monitoring system (WMS) for BillerudKorsnäs board machines in Gruvön (Board Machine 7) and Gävle (Board Machine 4) in Sweden.The new BM 7, which is scheduled to start operation in 2019, will have an annual capacity of 550,000 tons of primary fibre-based board, making it one of the largest of its kind in the world. BM7’s sheet width is 8.0 meters and running speed 1000 m/min. The total investment is...

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2017-05-19 12:46 | SEATTLE, May 18, 2017 --- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced that its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.31 per share on the common stock of the company, payable in cash on June 23, 2017 to holders of record of such common stock as of the close of business on June 9, 2017.

ABOUT WEYERHAEUSER
Weyerhaeuser Company, one of the world's largest private owners of timberlands, began operations in 1900. We own or control more than 13 million acres of...

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2017-05-19 12:12 |

LIGNA – the world’s leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industries – opens in just a few days. From 22 to 26 May, 1,500 exhibitors from 49 nations will use the show to present a wealth of amazing innovations.

Please find more information in the press release below, which you will also find on...

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2017-05-19 11:52 |

Local communities at the forefront of sustainability efforts on peatlands

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2017-05-19 11:33 |

The Tigercat 1185 is a heavy duty, premium quality harvester designed for high production applications, extreme terrain and demanding operating conditions.

Tigercat will debut the eight-wheel drive 1185 harvester at Sweden’s #ElmiaWood in June 2017. The 34-tonne machine is a robust, powerful, high production harvester well suited to extreme duty clear fell applications, steep slopes and tough terrain.

The 1185 is amply powered by the Tigercat FPT N67 Tier 4f engine, rated at (...

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2017-05-19 11:10 |

SÃO PAULO – The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) eighth biennial International CEO Roundtable today took place in Berlin, Germany. More than 20 forest based industry CEOs and association leaders from around the world met to discuss industry innovation, sustainability aspects, current political aspects and future trends that may impact the industry at local and international levels.

“The global forest and paper industry stands firm in achieving its...

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2017-05-19 07:53 | Skogssällskapet invites to an excursion and discussion about how forestry can be managed showing consideration to for example capercaillie in places crucial for their existence. The excursion takes place outside of Gothenburg in september and is aimed at forest owners, … Continue reading →

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2017-05-19 05:31 |

The American addiction to cocaine may be claiming a previously unseen victim: tropical forests in Central America.

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2017-05-19 05:30 | 18 May 2017 – INBAR took part in a seminar to discuss bamboo’s role in Sustainable Development Goal 12: sustainable production and consumption. The event, hosted at the Ambassador’s Residence for the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Beijing, also included speakers from IUCN, UN Environment and World Future Council. INBAR Director General Dr. Hans Friederich […]

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2017-05-19 05:10 |

City Forester Chris Boza cast a dire warning back in 2015, saying that without action, Missoula would see 67 percent of its tree population die within the next 20 years.

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2017-05-19 00:58 | From May 15 to 19, UBC Forestry is hosting two Aboriginal students as part of the Verna J. Kirkness (VJK) Science and Engineering Program. The Kirkness program provides an opportunity for Aboriginal high-school students to conduct research alongside professors and seasoned graduate students.

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2017-05-19 00:00 |

Published May 18th, 2017 by Global Affairs Canada – Source The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement in response to the U.S. administration’s notification to Congress of its intent to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA): “NAFTA’s track record is one of economic growth and middle-class job creation, both here in Canada and throughout North America. Nine …

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2017-05-18 20:23 | The 'Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform’ was launched on the sidelines of the Bonn Climate Change Conference. India announced its intention to ensure that all cars sold in the country will be electric, by 2030. The Program on Forests (PROFOR) of the World Bank released the report, titled ‘Harnessing the Potential of Private Sector Engagement in Productive Forests for Green Growth’. UN Environment and the African Development Bank (AfDB) published an Atlas describing Africa’s energy potential...

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2017-05-18 17:47 | IUFRO-SPDC, together with several partners, will hold a Knowledge-sharing Workshop and contribute to the implementation of the Bonn challenge.

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2017-05-18 16:25 | Jakarta (Indonesia) 18 May 2017 – Communities from peatland regions around Indonesia today joined a global forum in Jakarta on...

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2017-05-18 14:43 | by Celina Schelle   Agroforestry, combining adaptation and mitigation, has been the repeatedly suggested solution to address agriculture and deforestation in the light of climate change and increasing populations. The question of how to finance agroforestry initiatives has been answered by several experts with a discussion on the potential of impact investments. What does impact …...

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2017-05-18 14:41 | by Naomi van den Berg The UNFCCC showers you with a number of fancy words that get repeated endlessly: mitigation, adaptation, facilitation, framework, negotiations, and – of course – carbon. Carbon, the element of life, has drastically changed its reputation in the past few decades or so, turning out to detrimentally change our climate. But … Continue reading Carbon, carbon,...

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2017-05-18 14:16 |

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2017-05-18 14:08 | WWF-Canada and the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) are honoured to announce that selfless conservation advocate Anne Sherrod, 70, of New Denver, B.C., is the winner of the inaugural $10,000 Glen Davis Conservation Leadership Prize for decades spent protecting the natural riches of the province.

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