Trade and Industry

Sunday, 16 May 2021

Terms of Reference: Development of the Forest Products Research Strategy for South Africa

  • Year: 2021
  • Organisation: TIPS

The purpose of these Terms of Reference is to develop a forest product roadmap with a specific focus on:

  • Addressing the use of timber and engineered timber products in the built environment;
  • Identifying and promoting the development of short- and long-term efficient bio-refineries technology innovation opportunities to drive forestry sector competitiveness and productivity improvement in the emerging market sectors of bio-based chemicals, materials and bio-energy
  • Identification, development and commercialization of products
  • Human capacity building on efficient forest products development and utilization technologies.

You can download a copy of the full ToR document or read it online.

Closing Date: 11 June 2021 at 16h00

Proposals should be sent to Trade & Industrial Policy Research Strategies (TIPS) for the attention of Ms. Daphney Mabuza (