Forestry investment in Australia

Australia's production forestry continues to attract new investment in initiatives to add value to these resources. Our unique native forest resources, combined with our plantation estate, are supporting increasing investment in world class infrastructure and downstream processing capacity.

The National Forest Industries Plan, Growing a Better Australia – A Billion Trees for Jobs and Growth, provides a vision for Australia’s forestry industry and supports the forest industries as long-term growth engines for regional Australia.

Further information on Australia’s forest industry is published by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) in the State of the Forests Report and at ABARES' Forest Australia webpage.

Publications

The following documents have been prepared to provide information on investment in Australia's forestry sector and are provided for reference purposes.

Document Pages File size
Models for a sustainable forest plantation industry: a review of policy alternatives (2010)    
Australia's forest industry in the year 2020 PDF 100 552 KB
Australia's State of the Forests Report 2008    
Australia's plantation log supply 2005 - 2049    
Chinese characters that reads Australian Forestry Plantations: planting for the future PDF
Australian Forestry Plantations: planting for the future (April 2005) PDF
6 656 KB
Australian Forest Products Industry PDF 24 234 KB
Investment Opportunities in the Australian Forest Products Industry - Executive Summary PDF 19 78 KB
Investment Opportunities in the Australian Forest Products Industry - Report PDF 166 325 KB
Investment Opportunities in the Australian Forest Products Industry - Appendices PDF 29 34 KB
Why Invest in Australia PDF 2 300 KB
Investing in Australian Pulp and Paper Mills PDF 2 450 KB
Innovative Forestry and Forest Industries Research in Australia PDF 2 300 KB
Green Triangle Investment PDF 12 276 KB
A Strategy for developing market opportunities for Australian forest products in India PDF 50 234 KB
Commercial Environmental Forestry: Summary of the 4 year program    

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Last reviewed: 22 October 2020
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