Mixed plantation forestry for sustainable commercial timber production

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Mixed plantation forestry for sustainable commercial timber production
SectorMost major industry classification systems use sources of revenue as their basis for classifying companies into specific sectors, subsectors and industries. In order to group like companies based on their sustainability-related risks and opportunities, SASB created the Sustainable Industry Classification System® (SICS®) and the classification of sectors, subsectors and industries in the SDG Investor Platform is based on SICS.
Renewable Resources and Alternative Energy
Forestry and Paper
Business Model Description

Invest in the breeding and planting of mixed (native & bulk) timber species over deforested land, and commercialize resultant sustainable timber to commodity markets

Expected Impact

Contribute to reforestation and reduce CO2 emissions

Indicative ReturnDescribes the rate of growth an investment is expected to generate within the IOA. The indicative return is identified for the IOA by establishing its Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Return of Investment (ROI) or Gross Profit Margin (GPM).
10% - 15% (in IRR)
Investment TimeframeDescribes the time period in which the IOA will pay-back the invested resources. The estimate is based on asset expected lifetime as the IOA will start generating accumulated positive cash-flows.
Medium Term (5–10 years)
Market SizeDescribes the value of potential addressable market of the IOA. The market size is identified for the IOA by establishing the value in USD, identifying the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) or providing a numeric unit critical to the IOA.
> USD 1 billion
Average Ticket Size (USD)Describes the USD amount for a typical investment required in the IOA.
USD 500,000 - USD 1 million
Direct ImpactDescribes the primary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Life on Land (SDG 15)
Indirect ImpactDescribes the secondary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Responsible Consumption and Production (SDG 12) Climate Action (SDG 13)
Sector Sources
  • 1) Bertelsmann Stiftung, 2019, https://dashboards.sdgindex.org/#/BRA 2) BNDES, 2018, https://web.bndes.gov.br/bib/jspui/bitstream/1408/16040/3/PRLiv214078_Visao_2035_compl_P.pdf 3) Empresa de Pesquisa Energética, 2019, http://epe.gov.br/sites-pt/publicacoes-dados-abertos/publicacoes/PublicacoesArquivos/publicacao-165/topico-173/PNE%202030%20-%20Proje%C3%A7%C3%B5es.pdf 4) Empresa de Pesquisa Energética, 2019, http://epe.gov.br/pt/publicacoes-dados-abertos/publicacoes/Plano-Nacional-de-Energia-PNE-2030 5) APEX< 2019, https://portal.apexbrasil.com.br/setores-prioritarios/ 6) Forest Declaration, 2017, https://forestdeclaration.org/goal/goal-4/ 7) Globo, 2019, https://g1.globo.com/natureza/desafio-natureza/noticia/2019/02/20/caatinga-tem-182-animais-ameacados-no-pais-quase-10-dos-monitorados-estao-sob-risco-de-extincao.ghtml 8) UNFCCC, 2015, https://www4.unfccc.int/sites/ndcstaging/PublishedDocuments/Brazil%20First/BRAZIL%20iNDC%20english%20FINAL.pdf 9) Presente Rural, 2019, https://opresenterural.com.br/plano-de-producao-florestal-e-aprovado-preve-aumento-de-20-em-area-ate-2030/ 10) BNDES, 2019, http://www.bndes.gov.br/SiteBNDES/bndes/bndes_pt/Galerias/Convivencia/Restauracao_Ecologica/linhas_financiamento.html 11) BNDES, 2018, https://web.bndes.gov.br/bib/jspui/bitstream/1408/16040/3/PRLiv214078_Visao_2035_compl_P.pdf 12) Serviço Florestal Brasileiro, 2019, http://www.florestal.gov.br/concessoes-florestais
IOA Sources
  • 13) World Resources Institute, The Nature Conservancy, https://wriorg.s3.amazonaws.com/s3fs-public/business-planting-trees_0.pdf?_ga=2.255251528.1594196310.1561058682-965327590.1557431030 14) Dalberg interviews, 2019 15) Presente Rural, 2019, https://opresenterural.com.br/plano-de-producao-florestal-e-aprovado-preve-aumento-de-20-em-area-ate-2030/ 16) Serviço Florestal Brasileiro, 2019, http://www.florestal.gov.br/pngf/instituicoes-de-gestao-florestal/apresentacao 17) El País, 2019, https://brasil.elpais.com/brasil/2019/04/11/politica/1555009346_229285.html 18) World Resources Institute, 2019, http://wribrasil.org.br/sites/default/files/VERENA_technical-note.pdf 19) Gazeta Online, 2017, https://www.gazetaonline.com.br/noticias/cidades/2017/05/estado-perde-area-de-mata-atlantica-equivalente-a-330-campos-de-futebol-1014060566.html 20) Agência Envolverde, 2019, https://envolverde.cartacapital.com.br/nove-dos-17-estados-da-mata-atlantica-estao-no-nivel-do-desmatamento-zero-aponta-estudo/ 21) SOS Mata Atlántica, 2019, https://www.sosma.org.br/projeto/atlas-da-mata-atlantica/dados-mais-recentes/ 22) Agência Brasil, 2017, http://agenciabrasil.ebc.com.br/en/geral/noticia/2017-05/atlantic-forest-deforestation-nearly-60-year 23) Globo, 2019, https://g1.globo.com/natureza/noticia/2019/05/27/desmatamento-da-mata-atlantica-cresce-em-cinco-estados-do-pais-aponta-levantamento.ghtml 24) Guardian, 2019, https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jul/04/planting-billions-trees-best-tackle-climate-crisis-scientists-canopy-emissions?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other 25) One Tree Planted, 2020. https://onetreeplanted.org/blogs/stories/reforestation-sustainable-development-goals 26) Symbiosis Investimentos, 2020. https://symbiosis.com.br/en/institucional/ 27) Mongabay, 2020. https://rainforests.mongabay.com/mata-atlantica/ 28) SDG Tracker, 2021. https://sdg-tracker.org/ 29) Global Gender and Climate Alliance & UNDP, 2016. https://www.undp.org/content/dam/undp/library/gender/Gender%20and%20Environment/UNDP%20Gender%20and%20Sustainable%20Energy%20Policy%20Brief%204-WEB.pdf