Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report

Forestry and Logging industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 6.5%

Operators in the Forestry and Logging industry have benefited from favourable economic conditions over the past five years. Growth in housing construction activity in Auckland and rebuilding efforts following the Christchurch earthquake have boosted domestic demand for construction timber. Additionally, strong export demand from construction markets in China, South Korea and India has resulted in high export volumes and domestic timber prices. As a result, industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 6.5% over the five years through 2018-19. This increase includes growth of 4.0% in the current year, with revenue anticipated to reach $6.9 billion. Industry operators have benefited from a planting boom in the early 1980s. A government-led...
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Forestry and Logging industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Forestry and Logging industry is forecast to grow strongly over the next five years, supported by an increased amount of timber available for harvest and strong demand from export markets. New Zealand forestry and logging services will continue to be an important resource for a range of downstream markets. Further, demand for timber in India and China is projected to rise and support industry revenue. Revenue is forecast to increase at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $X.X billion. Despite strong revenue growth, small increases in timber prices and greater competition from substitute products are anticipated to cause profit margins to fall slightly over the period. However, industry operators are expected to increasingly...
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Forestry and Logging industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $7bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 4,726
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 5,080

Biggest companies in the Forestry and Logging industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Forestry and Logging in New Zealand industry include Kaingaroa Timberlands Limited and Rayonier New Zealand Limited.

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What is Forestry and Logging industry?

Industry Definition

Operators in the industry own and operate log forestry plantations, or provide contract logging services for forestry owners. Industry players also hew and shape logs at logging sites. Forestry support services such as pest management are excluded from the industry.

Industry Products and Services

  • Radiata pine logs
  • Logging services
  • Other logs
  • Residues
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Logging
  • Timber hewing
  • Forestry growing operations
  • Forest timber shaping
  • Pole hewing
  • Railway sleeper hewing
  • Firewood cutting

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Operators in the industry own and operate log forestry plantations, or provide contract logging services for forestry owners. Industry players also hew and shape logs at logging sites. Forestry support services such as pest management are excluded from the industry.

Main Activities

  • Logging
  • Timber hewing
  • Forestry growing operations
  • Forest timber shaping
  • Pole hewing
  • Railway sleeper hewing
  • Firewood cutting

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The domestic price of timber is a major revenue driver for industry operators. Industry operators receive more revenue for each log harvested as the domes...
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Domestic price of timber
Volume of wood harvested
Demand from wood product manufacturing
Demand from house construction

Current Performance

Supply conditions
Farm forestry
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Farm forestry
 Table: Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Log Sawmilling in New Zealand
Wood Chipping in New Zealand
Timber Resawing and Dressing in New Zealand




Key Selling Industries

Forestry Support Services in New Zealand
Agricultural and Construction Machinery Wholesaling in New Zealand





Products & Services

The Forestry and Logging industry provides services ranging from forest growing operations, to harvesting and selling logs and residues. Contracted growin...
Sawmillers
Pulp and paper manufacturers




Demand Determinants

Several factors influence downstream demand for logs and timber products. Domestically, changes in construction activity, property development, and demand...
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Major Markets

Sawmillers
Pulp and paper manufacturers





 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Forestry and Logging industry has low market share concentration, with the four largest players projected to make up 23.9% of industry revenue in 2018...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Kaingaroa Timberlands Limited (KTL) is a foreign-owned company that derives revenue from timber sales and owning forestry licenses. The company is majorit...
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Kaingaroa Timberlands

 Table: Kaingaroa Timberlands - financial performance

Rayonier Matariki Forests

 Table: Rayonier Matariki Forests - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Forestry and Logging industry has high capital intensity. For every dollar required by industry operators for wages in 2018-19, an estimated $0.64 is ...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Forestry and Logging in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Forestry and Logging in New Zealand Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2025)
Establishments (2007-2025)
Businesses (2007-2025)
Employment (2007-2025)
Exports (2007-2025)
Imports (2007-2025)
Wages (2007-2025)
Domestic Demand (2007-2025)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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