Nov 20 2013
Wood Resources International LLC (WRI), an internationally recognized forest industry consulting firm established in 1987, has successfully completed more than 200 consulting assignments in over 35 countries worldwide.
The company is committed to continuing its international consulting services to the paper and wood products industries by focusing on its area of expertise: on-site evaluations of forest resources, raw material flows (logs and wood chips), forest products trade, wood cost outlook (pulpwood prices and sawlog prices) and forest industry developments worldwide. Primary regions of focus include North America, Europe (including Russia ), China and the plantation forestry sector in the Southern Hemisphere : Brazil, Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, New Zealand, Australia and South Africa.
In addition to consulting assignments, we also prepare client-specific pulpwood price and sawlog price reports for specific markets both globally and regionally.
Global Pulpwood and Sawlog Price Reports
Wood Resources International also publishes two quarterly timber price reports tracking the delivered wood costs on a North American(The North American Wood Fiber Review), and international (Wood Resource Quarterly)basis.
The two log market reports are read and used in strategic decision-making by forest industry analysts in over 20 countries.
The company occasionally also publishes multi-client studies concerning issues of importance to participants of the increasingly global forest product industry. For example, in recent years, the following multi-client studies have been published:
- Trade Outlook for Forest Products in the Pacific Rim to 2010
- The Global Timber Supply/Demand Balance to 2030: Has the Equation Changed?
- Eucalyptus: Progress in Higher Value Utilization, a Global Review