6th International Woodfibre Resources & Trade Conference

“ W oodchips & Biomass for Global & Regional Markets ”

Sunday 7 – Wednesday 10 April 2013

Istanbul, Turkey

Moore info:

8:30am – 8:40am Welcome
8:40am – 9:20am Outlook for the international pulp markets Oliver Lansdell, Director — Pulp and Paper, 

Hawkins Wright, UK 

9.20am – 9.50am Transportation impact on international woodchip and biomass trade 

Bjørn Bodding, Senior analyst and Partner, 

RS Platou Economic Research, Norway 

9:50am – 10:20am Morning Break
10.20am – 10.50am International wood fibre price trends and outlook Hakan Ekstrom, President, 

Wood Resources International, USA 

10:50am – 11:20am Japan woodchip market and outlook Kiyoshi Kamikawa, Managing Director, 

Japan Paper Association, Japan 

11.20am – 11.50am China woodchip market and outlook, & biomass import potential 

Gavin Hao, Forest Specialist, 

RISI Shanghai, China 

11:50am – 12:00pm Q & A to above speakers
12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm – 2:00pm Australia, Fiji & New Zealand woodchip supply and outlook Greg McCormack, Chairman, 

Midway Limited, Australia 

2:00pm – 2:30pm African woodchip supply and outlook Patrick Kime, General Manager, 

NCT Forestry Cooperative Limited, South Africa 

2:30 pm- 3:00pm Latin America woodchip supply and outlook Miguel Zunino, Commercial Managing Director, 

Comaco Forestal, Chile 

3:00pm – 3:30pm Afternoon Break
3.30pm – 4.30pm Southeast Asia woodchip supply and outlook: How sustainable? Dennis Neilson, Director, 

DANA Ltd, New Zealand 

4:30pm – 5.15pm North America woodchip & wood pellet supply and outlook Bob Flynn, Director International Timber, 


6:30pm – 9:00pm Welcome Reception and dinner at The Marmara Esma Sultan Palace(sponsored by Yildiz Entegre A.S)