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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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2017-04-10 12:55 | ”We want to increase well-being with the help of forest use,” said Dr., Mrs. Siti Nurbaya, Minister of the Environment […]

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2017-04-10 11:51 | 10 April, 2017

Indonesia: Forest Peoples Programme’s local partner Pusaka, Greenpeace, EIA and FPP have jointly protested to the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil about the posting of substandard assessments on its website. The defective assessments were...

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2017-04-10 11:03 | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 10th April 2017—Malaysia has seized 18 rhino horns, bringing Asia’s total to six seizures within one short month and underlining illegal trade’s continued onslaught on rhinos.

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2017-04-10 06:12 |

Taking a closer look at the WTO and its free trade model, and how it negatively impacts on the livestock and feedstock industries

By: Mary Louise Malig*

In our report, ‘What’s at Steak?: The Real Cost of Meat’, we illustrate the many different impacts of the industrial livestock sector and how its unsustainable methods of production of meat and dairy products and feedstock crops...

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2017-04-10 05:49 |

U.S. Forest Service officials said that the 20-year mountain pine beetle epidemic in the Black Hills has officially ended, but that doesn't mean their fight against the tree-killing insects is over.

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2017-04-08 21:57 |

Bruce Ward is the Founder and President of Choose Outdoors, a Colorado-based coalition of outdoor recreation enthusiasts who work to increase public support for all forms of outdoor recreation, especially activities that frequently occur in National Forests: hiking, camping, backpacking, bicycling, skiing, snowmobiling hunting, fishing and recreational vehicle touring.

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2017-04-08 16:09 | Sales of Russian sawn softwood products to export markets demonstrate strong growth at the beginning of 2017. Traditional seasonal decrease of shipments of sawn wood resulting from the long New Year holidays this year had a slight impact on the dynamics of export volumes. In January-February 2017, the export volume of sawn softwood products from […]

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2017-04-08 07:39 | Apr 7,2017 --International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order to upgrade the wet lap plant of Thai Paper Co., Ltd. at its Wangsala pulp mill in Kanchanaburi, Thailand. Start-up is scheduled for July 2017.

ANDRITZ will supply major components for an upgrade of the 2.4 m wide ANDRITZ twin wire press, installed in 1990 and used in a wet lap application. The scope of supply includes the following:

Rebuild to floating wedge zone

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2017-04-08 07:38 | Shanghai, Apr 7,2017 -- – Electronics For Imaging, Inc. will be participating in this year’s SinoCorrugated 2017 trade show, one of the world’s top corrugated industry events, at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, China, 11-14 April. In stand N5A109, EFITM will be showcasing samples from the new EFI Nozomi C18000 single-pass LED corrugated packaging press, which can print up to 9,000 80cmx60cm boards per hour. A video wall showing off the 1.8-metre wide press will be a focal point for...

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This is a unique opportunity to help solve some of the most pressing global challenges of our time by bringing creative and strategic thought leadership to the forestry and wood product sectors.

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2017-04-08 07:03 |

“They move fast, they’re very intense": after Fort McMurray, scientists accelerate task of mapping fire predictions.

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2017-04-08 07:00 |

New technology allows scientists to see the forces behind the flames.

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2017-04-08 06:06 |

To help California forest property owners adapt to the changing climate, UC Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) has produced a 13-page peer-reviewed paper that outlines actions owners can take to sustain their forests' value even when temperatures rise.

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2017-04-08 05:50 |

To look into the future of forests in Sonoma County requires finding a similar time in the past — or at least one as close as possible.

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2017-04-08 05:39 |

The City of Campbell River's Forestry Task Force has released their first video Our Forests, Our People, Our Future , which highlights the importance and influence that the local forestry sector has on our community.

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2017-04-08 04:31 |

A Daily Tidings guest opinion writer recently suggested forests shouldn’t be actively managed to reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfire, nor to address a tree mortality epidemic that is steadily creeping north from California.

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2017-04-07 23:42 |

April 7, 2017 Campbell River: The Association of Vancouver Island and Coastal Communities (AVICC) and the Coast Forest Products Association (Coast Forest) signed a landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today in a move that will further strengthen the close ties between the forest sector and the coastal communities that depend on it. The MOU was initiated after the findings of a forestry survey conducted by …

The post...

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2017-04-07 19:17 | Project Status: PIP. Country: Panama. Project Number: PN-T1183. Approval date: NA

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2017-04-07 16:00 |

Mangrove forest in the Sundarbans. Photo: Mohammad Rakibul Hasan

Press release 7th of April 2017

During the current visit of the Prime Minister of Bangladesh to India, investors in the potential financiers of, and the company behind the planned Rampal coal power plant in Bangladesh are being urged to disinvest from the project by over 70 non-governmental organizations.

Non-governmental organisations from around the world today expressed their concerns in a joint letter...

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2017-04-07 15:18 | A new method of using satellite images to evaluate the forest carbon balance has been developed by scientists. The carbon balance indicates how much carbon is sequestered or released by forests each year. This enables the carbon balance to be displayed on digital maps, with an accuracy of up to ten meters.


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