City Forests Ltd.

City Forests is a Dunedin-owned forest products company based in Otago, New Zealand.
Description of facility: 

City Forests owns and manages 16,020ha of planted forests, located within a 70km radius of the City of Dunedin.

In the 2009-2010 financial year, City Forests harvested nearly 242,000 cubic metres of wood from its forests. The company has the ability to increase its annual harvest to long-term sustainable levels of between 270,000 and 300,000m3 over the next five years. Radiata pine makes up 85% of the planted forest area, with the balance in Douglas fir and cypress.

The majority of harvested wood is sold as logs. The balance is made into pulpwood/chips.

Facility type: 
Solid biofuel supplier
Fuel Supply
Level 4, 31 Stafford Street, Dunedin
Lower South Island
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