Why choose Rayonier Matariki Forests

Rayonier Matariki Forests has a strong reputation for being highly experienced, competent and transparent. Our decades of experience and expertise make us an industry leader. 

Here are some other reasons forest and woodlot owners have chosen to work with us:

  • Sustainable access to both domestic and export markets.
  • The largest New Zealand forest owner with a locally based in-house export marketing function which includes all elements of export ship chartering and logistics, in-market export sales, and export documentation.
  • Unique in New Zealand as a forest owner who actively purchases Third Party logs and provides tailored procurement options to forest owners.
  • An internal financial team that is competent in all elements of transactional accounting, financial reporting, banking and treasury functions in both $NZ and $US.
  • Guaranteed payment.
  • Reputation for sound harvesting and management practices.
  • Management is underpinned by best in class systems and processes. Robust forest information and financial systems and processes enhance operational decision making.
  • Completely tailored solutions across the full spectrum of our services.
  • Managed exposure to HSWA.

“We have been working alongside RMF for two and a half years - ever since we began our business. RMF encourages a culture of transparency, provides stability and has a strong health and safety philosophy. RMF has been very supportive which has enabled us to adapt, develop and grow to meet constant innovative changes in the forestry industry. Their culture embraces open and honest communication, sharing common authentic values and has a strong sense of fairness.”

Logging contractor: Billy & Sara Tohaia – Tohaia Forestry Harvesting, Whangamata