Sites under development
In 2009 Greenwood Management progressed with the purchase of four sites totaling 2,887.43 acres for the eucalyptus project progression. The primary focus for the project is to locate itself in an area that will logistically be able to supply the steel producers with charcoal from the projects. Although the projects primary focus is for the production of eucalyptus charcoal, the project will also look to promote the development of additional secondary markets.
The first step taken after closing on the properties is the acquisition of the environmental licenses. The law requires that a certified forest engineer and agronomist individually and sometimes jointly submit license applications. The licenses are obtained through the Secretary of the Environment and Water Resources (SEMARH) for the State of Bahia. The major licenses are: