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EXPORTER PROFILES World Wildlife Fund - WWF Global Forest and Trade Network – GFTN

Prepared by: Miguel Pacheco GFTN NACD Coordinator

Updated to: May 2011 Note: The information presented below is periodically updated by GFTN NACD and, according with companies, shows exactly products they are offering at the time, as well as estimated quantities. But, due to changing markets, this information must be checked directly with the company.


Exporter Profile World Wildlife Fund Global Forest and Trade Network (WWF GFTN) gftn.panda.org

Note: The information in this profile is reviewed periodically by GFTN and, to the best of our knowledge, is an accurate representation of the products offered as well as approximate availability. Because of changing conditions, however, the information presented here should be verified with the supplier. Supplier name and contact Reforestadora de la Costa S.A.S. Contact: Pablo Mora Tel: (+571) 635-6360 pablom@refocosta.com Bogotá - Colombia

Last date profile updated

Company and main products 25 years experienced in forest plantations. FSC certified forest and industries. Interested in develop market links with companies in Europe, USA, Japan, among others. Currently sales U$4.5, millions in gross sales

30/07/2010

Products Note: Unless otherwise noted, all products are from plantations. Logs – Commercial measures Sawn timber – Commercial dimensions Construction Lumber – AD & KD; T&G; beams, standard dimensions & grades. Blanks for Decking – S4S, E4E; standard dimensions & grades Moldings - milled to customer specifications

Species & Availability FSC-certified lumber (m3) available: Species

Scientific name

m3

Teak

Tectona grandis

4.171

Eucalyptus

Eucaliptus tereticornis

32,83

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus uruphylla

1.441

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus pellita

3.799

Caribbean Pine West Indian Bowwood

Pinus caribaea

20.541

Tabebuia roseae

754

For more information, contact company directly or Forest and Trade Network – WWF-Colombia: mpacheco@wwf.org.co


Exporter Profile

World Wildlife Fund Global Forest and Trade Network (WWF GFTN) gftn.panda.org Note: The information in this profile is reviewed periodically by GFTN and, to the best of our knowledge, is an accurate representation of the products offered as well as approximate availability. Because of changing conditions, however, the information presented here should be verified with the supplier. Supplier name and contact BioMaderas UG Contact: Christian Körting Tel: (+571) 6250704 christian@biomaderas.com Bogota – Colombia www.biomaderas.com

Company and main products BioMaderas is the unique German timber importer from Colombia. This company offers exclusively sustainable-obtained premium quality products while is actively encouraging environmental protection in Latin America. Currently sales U$80,000 USD in gross sales

Last date profile updated 20/08/2010

Products Note: Unless otherwise noted, all products are from FSC or sustainable sources. Decking – Commercial measures Furniture – Garden and indoor products in wood and bamboo

Species & Availability FSC-certified lumber (m3) available:

Product decking decking parquet furniture

Species

Scientific name

Teak

Tectona grandis

Ipe

Tabebuia impertiginosa

Teak

Tectona grandis

Bamboo, teak

Bambusa guadua, tectona grandis

Sold Volume m3/year 40m³/2010 – 200m³/2011 44m³/ 2010 – 88m3/2011 20 m³ / 2010 60m³ /2011 --

For more information, contact company directly or Forest and Trade Network – WWF-Colombia: mpacheco@wwf.org.co


Exporter Profile

World Wildlife Fund Global Forest and Trade Network (WWF GFTN) gftn.panda.org

Note: The information in this profile is reviewed periodically by GFTN and, to the best of our knowledge, is an accurate representation of the products offered as well as approximate availability. Because of changing conditions, however, the information presented here should be verified with the supplier.

Supplier name and contact

Company and main products

Cabildo Mayor Indígena de Chigorodó Contact: Gustavo Rojas Tel: (+57-4) 8255401 gudi94@hotmail.com Chigorodó - Colombia

Communitarian forest management in 60.000 hectares of natural forests, on which 13.000 hectares has been zoned for productive purposes.

Last date profile updated 04/04/2011

Products Note: All products are from well managed timber belonging to indigenous communities Sawn timber, in measures: Large: 3 m, Wide and thickness: several measures.

Species & Availability Common name

Scientific name

Current products

Available volume

Produced on 2010

Cedar

Cedrela odorota

Sawn timber

100 m3

50.82 m3

Indian Bowwod

Tabebuia rosaea

Sawn timber

100 m3

14.21m3

Higueron

Ficus sp.

Sawn timber

150 m3

31.66 m3

Caracoli

Anacardium excelsum

Sawn timber

200 m3

102.57 m3

Sande

Brosimun utile

Sawn timber

200 m3

15.08 m3

Chingale

Jacaranda copai

Sawn timber

100 m3

83.03 m3

Virola

Virola sp.

Sawn timber

100 m3

2.40 m3

For more information, contact company directly or Forest and Trade Network – WWF-Colombia: mpacheco@wwf.org.co


Exporter Profile World Wildlife Fund Global Forest and Trade Network (WWF GFTN) gftn.panda.org Note: The information in this profile is reviewed periodically by GFTN and, to the best of our knowledge, is an accurate representation of the products offered as well as approximate availability. Because of changing conditions, however, the information presented here should be verified with the supplier. Supplier name and contact Sawmill: MADESCOL De Urabá S.A.S Contact: Guillermo Chica Phone: (+57-4) 321 72 30 jgchica@une.net.co Chigorodó, Vereda Ipancay - Colombia

Company and main products Sawmill owned by Chigorodó Community Council and private shareholders. Sawing, commercialization, and wood manufacturing. Pallets in different measures, sawn timber, parts and pieces in different measures.

Last date profile updated 18/05/2011

Products Note: Wood from well managed forest belonging to indigenous council participant in the GFTN NACD Pallets: According to customer specifications. Construction timber: Timber platforms. Moldings: Door frames, strips, sticks, tablets. Sawn timber: Furniture, furniture pieces, boards, blocks, broom sticks, and measures requested by the customer.

Species & Availability* Common name

Scientific name

Current products

Volume available (per year)

Spanish Cedar

Cedrela odorota

Furniture, furniture pieces

75m3

White Roble

Tabebuia rosaea

Furniture, furniture pieces

75m3

Ficus

Ficus sp.

Timber platforms, sawn blocks

112 m3

Cashew

Anacardium excelsum

Pallets, Furniture, furniture pieces

150m3

Milk tree

Brosimun utile

Pallets

150m3

Jacaranda

Jacaranda copaia

Furniture, furniture pieces, sawn blocks

75m3

Virola

Virola sp.

Furniture pieces, moldings

75m3

* All volume belongs to communitarian forests.

For more information, contact company directly or Forest and Trade Network – WWF-Colombia: mpacheco@wwf.org.co

GFTN NACD  

Wood Products Export Offer, March 2012

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