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Forestry and Related Products in South Africa 2014

  • March 2014
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  • Who Owns Whom
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  • 37 pages

The forestry and forest products industry contributes in the region of R30bn a year to the South African economy, and a significant portion of this amount is export earnings. Forestry is deemed a priority sector by the government because of its potential to contribute to rural development and employment. It supports 652,000 livelihoods, despite a growing trend towards mechanisation, which has been given greater impetus because of the introduction of a substantially higher minimum wage from 2013. Broad-based black economic empowerment is a priority for the industry, and many small South African growers have supply deals in place with large forestry companies and producers of wood products. Key challenges facing the sector are land claims and water use licences.

Table Of Contents

Forestry and Related Products in South Africa 2014
1. INTRODUCTION 1
2. DESCRIPTION OF THE INDUSTRY 1
2.1. Industry Supply Chain 1
3. SIZE OF THE INDUSTRY 2
4. STATE OF THE INDUSTRY 5
4.1. Local 5
4.1.1. Corporate Actions 6
4.1.2. Regulations 6
4.1.3. Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) 7
4.2. Regional 8
4.3. International 8
5. INFLUENCING FACTORS 9
5.1. Economic Environment 9
5.2. Rising Input Costs 9
5.3. Labour Resources 10
5.4. Granting of Afforestation Licences 11
5.5. Land Reform 11
5.6. Damage to Forests 11
5.7. Technology and Information Technology 11
5.8. Cyclicality 12
5.9. Environmental Concerns 12
6. COMPETITION 13
6.1. Barriers to Entry 14
6.2. Research and Development (RandD) 14
6.3. Innovation 14
7. SWOT ANALYSIS 15
8. OUTLOOK 15
9. INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS 15
10. REFERENCES 16
10.1. Publications 16
10.2. Websites 16
ORGANOGRAM 18
COMPANY PROFILES 19
BRACKEN TIMBERS (PTY) LTD 19
HANS MERENSKY HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD 20
MONDI LTD 22
NCT FORESTRY CO-OPERATIVE LTD 24
PG BISON (PTY) LTD 26
SAPPI LTD 28
SOUTH AFRICAN FORESTRY COMPANY (SOC) LTD 31
TTP HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD 33
YORK TIMBER HOLDINGS LTD 34

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