Yearly Archives: 2016

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New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Spring 2016

By | October 31st, 2016|Forestry Updates|

The Spring 2016 issue of the Forest Owners Association's New Zealand Forestry Bulletin was published on 20 October 2016. In this issue - Mind the Log Gap Eucalypt Beetles Test GIA Assurances For Forest Owners in New Safetree Contractor Certification Scheme 1991 Forest Accord Anniversary Celebrated Forest Portal Goes Live Forests of Tomorrow Waikato Plan [...]

Forest Enterprises now licensed

By | October 7th, 2016|Forest Enterprises News|

On 3 October 2016, Forest Enterprises Limited was licensed under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 to manage Managed Investment Schemes (excluding managed funds) which are primarily invested in forestry assets. This was a major milestone for our company. Read more in our press release here, or in these articles: Scoop Radio New Zealand WoodWeek

Modified wood aims to save forests from the axe

By | September 30th, 2016|Wood is Good|

A hardwood substitute has been developed to effectively end the need to log native forests - article by Caleb Radford for Carbon News, 15 September 2016. Subscribe to access the full article online, or download and read a copy of the article here.

From the firm to the forest

By | August 16th, 2016|Forest Enterprises News|

Transitioning our business - and your investments - into the new regulatory era for financial markets meant a deliberate move to attract the necessary skills and expertise into our business. Introducing our Legal Services Director, Gordon Wong. A key move in 2014 was to bring legal expertise in-house. At the time, Gordon was Partner in [...]

New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Winter 2016

By | August 10th, 2016|Forestry Updates|

The New Zealand Forestry Bulletin is published three times per year by the Forest Owners Association. The Bulletin provides an excellent overview of national and international issues affecting the wood and forestry sectors. Read the Winter 2016 issue, published 8 June 2016. In this issue: An Effective ETS for Forestry - Why Should You Care? Giving the [...]

Forest Enterprises anchor partner in log hub

By | August 10th, 2016|Forest Enterprises News|

In August 2016, Forest Enterprises has become an anchor tenant in the redeveloped log hub at the Waingawa rail yard near Masterton. The facility is a transport hub where logs are delivered by truck, scaled (measured for export volume), and stored pending rail transport to Wellington’s port. This infrastructure is significant for providing a reliable, [...]

New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, Summer 15/16

By | March 1st, 2016|Forestry Updates|

The New Zealand Forest Owners Association publishes a range of industry resources including New Zealand Forestry Bulletin, a three times per year publication. The Bulletin provides an excellent overview of national and international issues affecting the wood and forestry sectors. Read the latest issue for Summer 2015/2016, published 8 February 2016. In this issue: The [...]