The 2016 edition of “The New Zealand Forest Products Industry Review” is the 10th edition produced.
This Review has become an important tool for everyone involved/interested in the N.Z. forestry and forest products industry. Earlier editions had been mostly text and were 175-200 pages. This edition includes some database summaries and profiles and is therefore only 120 pages; and provides 70 tables and charts. The review profiles 45 plantation forest owners (from 3,000 ha to 200,000 ha), together with 55 sawmills; and all engineered wood products and pulp and paper facilities.
Introduction: Summary, Forward Strategies, Statistics, NZ investment attractiveness
Planting History: Long term: Government and private. Land use balance
Forest Resources: 2015 Regional Harvest predictions [those available] 2014-2050. DANA national projection
Forest Ownership: All forest and forest land OIO permits from 2009 to late 29015 Profiles of forest owners.
Log and Woodchips: Production - trade - log price trends – woodchips trade
Pulp and Paper: Production - trade. Profiles of all players. NZ’s place
Solidwood Products: Production - trade. Mills closed. North and South Island sawmill profiles. Add value profiles
EWP: Production - trade: Plywood - Veneer - LVL - MDF – PP - CLT - Pellets – Rosin – OEL - AC
Conclusions: DANA’s take on major strategic and operating issues and where to from here