Based in Portland, Oregon, Campbell Global has $5.3 billion in assets under management and manages over 1.7 million acres of timberlands worldwide with over 150 employees.
Remsoft to support TANAC with optimization modeling technology that will help to maximize forest health, diversity, and productivity, supporting sustainable growth.
Despite high lumber prices, log prices in the U.S. South remained at the same low level as in previous years. However, this gap is beginning to close. Atlanta-based Domain Capital Group, which manages $600 million in forestry assets, is already seeing growing prices for standing timber. Scott Reaves, director of forest...
During the week of June 21, 2021, the Forest Practices Board in British Columbia, Canada, will examine the activities of the BC Timber Sales (BCTS) program and timber-sale licence holders in the Coast Mountains Natural Resource District portion of the Skeena Business Area.
The British Columbia government is making regulation changes to help forest-sector contractors stay in business, improve competitiveness and prosper.
This year, Stora Enso will plant a total of more than 48 million tree seedlings in Finland, Sweden, Russia and Estonia. In northern forests, the planting season is typically about 150 days long, which means that, during this year’s planting season, about 320,000 seedlings are planted every day.
The Swedish gross felling remained high during 2020 and amounted to just over 93.3 million m3 standing volume, according to preliminary statistics from the Swedish Forest Agency. This is a small increase compared to 2019.
PRT Growing Services Ltd, the premier provider of critical growing services for container-grown forest seedlings in North America, and Instar Asset Management Inc. announced the closing of $90 million in green loan facilities led by Royal Bank of Canada and HSBC Bank Canada to support the Company’s acquisition by Insta...
SCA have planted over 1 million seedlings on its forest holdings in Latvia. Most of the seedling came from SCA's tree nursery in Sundsvall, Sweden.
AFRY has acquired MosaicMill Oy, a leading, Finland-based company that applies drone and satellite image data for forest inventory services. The company will be consolidated into AFRY from June 2021.
Precious Woods achieved consolidated net sales of Euro 46.2 million in fiscal year 2020. This was 4.1% above the previous year's sales (Euro 44.4 million).
AFRY has acquired Simosol Oy, a Finland-based company that specialises in advanced simulation and optimisation solutions for forest and agricultural assets. Simosol Oy will be consolidated into AFRY from June 2021.
Keta Kosman, Publisher of Madison’s Lumber Reporter, monitors lumber prices every day. She thinks we are in a new era for the economy. In the 1950s, there was much infrastructure building, it was all a huge boom for the economy for two decades. We're in a similar situation right now, she says. The U.S. administration i...
Port Hawkesbury Paper (PHP) has announced the successful transition of its Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Maritime certification to the new FSC national standard for responsible forest management in Canada.
The Forest Resources Association’s Board of Directors elected Pete Stewart, President/CEO of Forest2Market and Fisher International, to serve as the association’s Chairman for the next two years.
OneFortyOne has committed to a $7 million investment at its nursery in Glencoe, New Zealand. The nursery upgrade is scheduled to begin in July 2021, and is due for completion in 2023.
New Forests appoints Christine Loh as an independent director to its Board. Her appointment supports New Forests’ global growth aspirations and desire to scale environmental and social impact in the forest sector.
InstarAGF Asset Management Inc. has acquired PRT Growing Services Ltd., a leading reforestation logistics provider with operations across North America, from TriWest Capital Partners. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Metsä Group and forest owners planted 270 million seedlings in Finnish forests between 2010 and 2020. This summer, the figure will increase by more than 35 million seedlings. Metsä Group supplies forest owners with native tree species that occur naturally in Finland. This year, forest owners have acquired more than 35 ...
The demand for lumber is on fire. In the United States prices have gone up 300% or 400%. The Canadian supply is going down fast. Is it a new super-cycle for lumber and permanent high prices? No one has an answer to this question. That never happened, but now wood prices are through the roof again. We tried to figure it...