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//Forest Enterprises News

Updates about our people, our company and our investments

Forestry investment is long term by nature

By | July 22nd, 2019|Forestry Updates, Forest Enterprises News|

The recent drop in log prices has understandably generated interest from investors about how we respond. It’s important to put price changes into the context of your investment. Forestry investment is long-term Forestry is a long-term investment which is why people like it. Investing in alternative assets like forestry is complimentary to equities, fixed income [...]

Forest Enterprises in the news

By | July 12th, 2019|Forest Enterprises News|

The local papers in our regions of Wairarpa, Hawke's Bay and Gisborne have recently published articles about Forest Enterprises, providing locals and investors an update on our forestry operations. Hawke's Bay Today - Forestry & Land Use Feature, June 2019 The Gisborne Herald - Eastland Wood Council Forestry Awards Feature, May 2019 Wairarapa Times-Age - Rural [...]

Forest Enterprises collaborates to enable supply chain efficiencies in Wairarapa

By | March 27th, 2019|Forestry Updates, Forest Enterprises News|

Forest Enterprises Growth Limited and three other forestry companies in Wairarapa have joined forces to improve operational efficiencies in log distribution and export in the region. Log Distribution Limited is a joint venture company which will manage log marketing and shipping, marshalling and stevedoring, road and rail transport and log storage. It will be supported by [...]

Rail key to log jam

By | November 16th, 2018|Forestry Updates, Forest Enterprises News|

Wairarapa Times-Age, 15 November 2018  ||  Waingawa a ‘true inland port’, MP says. Those with “skin in the game” say the Wairarapa forestry industry can continue to grow, but only if rail infrastructure expands with it and employment training is better supported by the Government. More than five years since the Wairarapa-based logging and trucking companies [...]

Current investment opportunities available on our secondary market

By | September 12th, 2018|Investment Opportunities, Forest Enterprises News|

A parcel of shares is currently listed for sale in each of the Cleland Forest Investment and Ngahape Forest Investment, both located in the Wairarapa. Go to each forest profile to learn more and to download the forest's Investment Report. The Report contains forest and investment details for the investment, and also includes a tender form should you [...]

Steve Wilton awarded NZIF Fellowship

By | July 18th, 2018|Forest Enterprises News|

Forest Enterprises Special Projects Director, Steve Wilton has been made a Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Forestry (NZIF). The honour of Fellow is bestowed on a member who has been recognised by NZIF peers as having achieved eminence in the forestry profession. This from Steve's Fellow nomination: Steve Wilton has 27 years of achievement in [...]

A million tonnes expected from Forest Enterprises’ Hawkes Bay harvest

By | July 6th, 2018|Forest Enterprises News|

Forest Enterprises expects to harvest a million tonnes from the forest estate we manage in the Hawkes Bay. We manage 1,289 hectares of radiata pine forest in Hawkes Bay region (four forestry investments), representing approximately 7% of our total estate under management. These are our youngest forest investments and their harvest is a few years away [...]

Horse riding park coming to Carterton forest

By | June 28th, 2018|Forest Enterprises News|

On 5 June, the partnership between Carterton District Council, Dalefield Horse Riders and Forest Enterprises was formalised with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the use of Council's Kaipatangata Forest block for recreational horse riding. Forest Enterprises manages the council-owned forestry block. An ideal location for recreational horse riding, all parties recognise [...]

Forest Enterprises’ korero with Assoc. Minister of Forestry

By | June 13th, 2018|Forestry Updates, Forest Enterprises News|

Associate Minister of Forestry, Honourable Meka Whaitiri met with Forest Enterprises at their Masterton office during her visit to the Wairarapa on 7 June. The Minister’s Office approached the New Zealand-owned forestry investment company, wishing to talk about the Government’s forestry priorities. Forest Enterprises manages more than 20,000 hectares of radiata pine forest in the [...]

Forest Enterprises expands Gisborne branch

By | May 17th, 2018|Forest Enterprises News|

Forest Enterprises and Logic Forest Solutions expand in Gisborne and conclude their two-year strategic alliance The success of the strategic alliance between forest investment manager Forest Enterprises and Gisborne-based forest services company Logic Forest Solutions has led to an expansion of both companies in Gisborne and the mutual decision to play to their strengths independently. [...]