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Komatiland Forests

Komatiland Forests (KLF) owns and manages the prime softwood saw log forestry assets in the Mpumalanga, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal provinces of South Africa and consists of 18 plantations covering a total area of 187 320,27 ha. Its main business is the conduct of forestry, timber-harvesting, timber-processing and related activities. The plantation stock consists of approximately 91% Pine, 7% Eucalyptus and 2% Acacia. KLF is one of the largest producers of high quality saw logs in South Africa. Its customer base includes the Timbadola Sawmill, a sawmill run by KLF, and other large as well as small processors located in and around its plantations.

KLF has a research centre and nursery that is currently managing various trial plots in several plantations across the Limpopo, Mpumalanga and Kwazulu-Natal provinces. The nursery produces plants for all of the plantations operated by KLF. An in-house training centre, Platorand, is located outside Sabie where various forestry related training courses for students and employees are performed. Through our eco-tourism facilities, the public has the opportunity to view the scenic natural locations around our plantations such as the waterfalls.