The 11th edition of the New Zealand Forest Products Industry Review is now available.
This Review has become an important tool for everyone involved/interested in the N.Z. forestry and forest products industry. The 143-page Review includes profiles of 46 forest owners (3,000 to 200,000 ha), 57 sawmills, all NZ wood panel/Engineered Wood products, and all pulp & paper mill owners. The review includes 77 Tables and Charts. It also provides summaries of the analyst's conclusions in the 2004 and 2010 editions, and with full conclusions in our 2010 and 2016 editions - to compare with 2018 conclusions.
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: The analyst's take on major strategic and operating issues and where to from here. A Top 10 list of major issues going forward.