FSC Global Partner Award FSC

Bonn-based forest investment enterprise may be hope for award in the category ‘Financial Services’ Bonn. “” The FSC Germany (Forest Stewardship Council Germany) has the Bonn ForestFinance group for a FSC Global Partner Award “in the category of financial services” nominated. The forest investment company manages FSC certified forests not only for over ten years, but has also successfully ecologically sustainable investments. The ceremony of forest Oscars”takes place on 23 September in Bonn. Already the nomination by the FSC Germany, representing one of the largest and most important FSC markets, and this even in the area of financial services, is a great honor and recognition for us”ForestFinance Managing Director Harry Assenmacher pleased.

Guaranteed long term expansion: the FSC Global Partner Award, which honours the FSC company committed to the objectives of the FSC in particular. The ForestFinance group made from the outset of the forestry standards of the FSC to the basis of their forestry work. Forests of the ForestFinance group in Panama are already in 1997 first FSC certified have been. Also the new forests of the German forestry investment group in Viet Nam are be managed in accordance with these standards”, so Assenmacher. That the FSC standards in the field of forestry and tree investment for consumers play a role in the decision-making process, the success of the ForestFinance shows group, which won more than 5,000 customers and ecologically sustainable forest investments managed worth over EUR 25 million on an area of almost 3,000 hectares. We will consistently continue this ecologically sustainable path in the agro-forestry and manage also our cocoa forests according FSC standards and promote our expansion in other countries, such as Viet Nam, according to the FSC rules”, Assenmacher explained.

FSC – worldwide commitment to sustainable forest management: as a non-governmental organization, the FSC has the conservation of forests through environmentally sound and sustainable management to the Target set. He has designed a world-wide valid label for wood. Only, who meets the strict criteria of the FSC for environmental and social responsible forestry, may characterise its products with the FSC seal. The compliance with these criteria is reviewed annually by an external auditor. Worldwide, 134 million hectares of forest are FSC certified. The FSC global partner awards are on 23 September in the Kunsthalle in Bonn presented. Major customers of the FSC for the exchange of news and networks meet on September 24. Represented among other Kimberly-Clark, SCA, Kingfisher, SIG Combibloc, Otto Group, Tetra Pak, Unilever, GTZ, AkzoNobel, Lidl, Compagnie Benjamin de Rothschild or even the baby are shipping. Award winners and nominees have to opportunity to make new contacts. About ForestFinance: ForestFinance specializes in forest investments, which combine a lucrative return on investment with environmental and social sustainability. Investors can choose between many different products of FSC-certified Choose tropical timber industry. In the BaumSparVertrag, for monthly annually planted 33 euro twelve and later harvested. The WaldSparBuch offers 1,000 m2 forest with a buy-back guarantee. CacaoInvest offers an investment in an organic cacao plantation and exotic woods with annual distributions from the second year of the investment. GreenAcacia is an only seven forest investments with immediate annual income. Through the afforestation of ForestFinance forests, protected rain forests, CO2 emissions for decades bound, and newly created species-rich forests. Fire insurance, as well as five percent safety areas at all forest investment products securing additional investors contribute to.