Posted on March 23, 2010

     The productive sector of Brazilian planted forests is preparing to receive the first fair forest dynamics in Latin America. The Expoforest – Fair Forest Brazilian has already confirmed date: from 13 to 15 April 2011. The event will be held in an area of 100 hectares of eucalyptus plantation owned by International Paper, the interior of Sao Paulo.

     With a focus on timber production, ranging from deployment, through the collection until the carriage, the event will bring together new technologies, which contribute about way, to improve competitiveness in the sector. According to the organizers of the fair, the goal is to provide visitors the best technology options available for timber production. "We are planning an event that may be compared to more traditional place in countries of the northern hemisphere, but with the advantage that Brazil is known worldwide in the production of forests planted mainly eucalyptus. The Expoforest want to be a global benchmark in this sector", said the general coordinator of the event, Jorge Malinovsky.

     Large companies in the productive sector – manufacturers and users of machinery, equipment and technology – are engaged in the design and planning of this event. "We understand that Brazil has great potential to organize a fair forest of this magnitude," Malinovsky said.

     After the fair in 2008 in Curitiba (PR), the coordination of the event met the requests of partners and exhibitors for the Expoforest happened in 2011 in order to strengthen its internationalization.