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Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)

Industry Charters

Forest Sector Charter

15. Industry Specific Initiatives

15.2 Additional Instruments


The scope and sustainability of B-BBEE in the forest industry will depend in large measure on growth in the sector and the optimal use of the country's limited timber resources. Sector stakeholders commit to implementing the following additional instrument in meeting these requirements.


15.2.1 Integrated planning for Forest Sector development

15.2.2 Sawlog growing strategy and programme for South Africa

15.2.3 Forest protection services

15.2.4 Transport infrastructure development in support of forestry

15.2.5 Anti-dumping measures

15.2.6 Strategy and programme for Forest Section R&D in South Africa

15.2.7 Expediting restitution claims on forest land

15.2.8 Industry structures

15.2.9 Review of levying of property rates in forest areas