Case study Q&A
How does the value chain look like: supply, demand, timber market?
Croatian Forests Ltd. (Hrvatske šume d.o.o.) is a state company that manages public and most private forests in the Republic of Croatia. It is divided into 17 forest administration departments (FD). In Istria, FD Buzet manages 51.624,33 ha of public forests (42,8%) and 69.015,64 ha of private forests (57,2% of total of 120.639,97 ha). From the total amount of forests 63% are productive forests, 28% are protective forests and 9% are special purpose forests.