Interest in commercial forestry investment in Panamá and the broader Central American region has grown considerably in the last few years due to various geographical, climate and economic advantages. The commercial silviculture industry’s ability to manage agroforestry projects has matured as well. This trend has been underpinned by investments into a variety of forestry systems and has created opportunities for investors seeking sustainable projects that produce attractive financial returns with positive environmental and social impacts.
The maturing forestry industry in Central America now permits investors to adopt and implement international forest certification programs, such as the Forest Stewardship Council, geared toward continuous operational and financial improvement that simultaneously strengthen norms and best practices around sustainability.
In light of sector’s growth, investors are demanding increasingly professional and experienced management teams, capable of administering projects that deliver high yields. Investors can opt for turn-key investment advisory spanning deal origination, such as property search and feasibility analysis, structuring and project implementation and management. An accurate monitoring system and reporting programs allow investors to make the correct decisions plantation project cycle. To this end, SilviConsult strives to deliver the highest forestry management standards, providing cutting-edge solutions to the unique challenges of tropical soils. Service-level agreements can be tailored to each client’s needs, typically comprising silvicultural activities, advisory and reporting, product marketing, and asset acquisition and divestitures. Our focus is the creation of timber plantations of the highest quality with optimal yields managed in a sustainable manner.