Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)
Forest Sector Charter
15. Industry Specific Initiatives
15.2 Additional Instruments
15.2.2 Sawlog growing strategy and programme for South Africa
The country is facing severe shortages in sawlogs and measures are required to ensure a sustained and increased production of sawlogs.
To this end Government, through DWAF, and the industry will work together in developing and implementing a sawlog growing strategy and programme, the details of which are included in the Companion to the Charter (refer to Annexure A). This measure will be in place within one year of the signing of the Charter.