Gunns Ltd

Type: Company
Name: Gunns Ltd
Nationality: Australia
Web Address: http://www.gunns.com.au/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Gunns Ltd
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

$3m to bring new life to old mill

Andrew Nikolic said the $3 million funding would give Scottsdale’s economy a much-needed boost. Source: News LimitedA FORMER Gunns timber mill in the North-East will be restored with a $3 million Federal Government grant.Bass MP Andrew Nikolic announced ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

$330m for Gunns estate

TASMANIA’S forest industry has received a shot in the arm with the $330 million sale of more than 200,000ha of a former Gunns Ltd estate to New Forests.New Forests yesterday said it had completed the deal with KordaMentha, the receiver of Gunns Ltd, and ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Gunns’ receivers in sale move

Signage at Gunns Limited's woodchip plant near the proposed pulp mill site at Bell Bay. Source: News LimitedRECEIVERS of the collapsed timber company Gunns Limited will launch a second campaign to sell the opportunity to build the Bell Bay pulp mill ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Mill sale inquiry chips away at Libs' image

Hobart-based reporter takes an in-depth look at state affairsSINCE sweeping to power, the Hodgman government has been at its best when it looks to the future.Whether this is through securing jobs under threat, igniting small business with sensible financial ... [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Accusations fly at woodchip inquiry

A stockpile of woodchips when the Triabunna mill was still in action. Source: News LimitedA STATE Parliamentary inquiry into the sale and alleged destruction of the Triabunna woodchip mill has heard all sorts of theories this week, and the inquiry itself ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Fists fly, but still no jobs

Former Forestry Tasmania managing director Bob Gordon is questioned at the inquiry. Source: News Corp AustraliaTITILLATING revelations emerging from the parliamentary inquiry into the sale of the Triabunna woodchip mill are providing fascinating insights ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

MP: end eco groups' charitable status

_ Wilderness rainforest in the southern Tarkine, which the Wilderness Society and other environmental groups have lobbied to protect. Photograph: Rob Blakers The government is being pressed to alter the charitable status of environmental groups after ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Apr 29 2014 - Updated Apr 29 2014 - 1 reports

New Forests named as Gunns plantation buyer

Sydney-based fund manager New Forests has been announced as the buyer of 100,000 hectares of timber plantations previously owned by failed timber company Gunns Limited. Sydney-based fund manager New Forests has been announced as the buyer of 100,000 hectares ... [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Apr 29 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Gunns bidders 'confidential'

THE names of buyers interested in the assets of failed timber company Gunns Ltd - including the permits and site for its controversial Bell Bay pulp mill project - won't be revealed by receiver- manager KordaMentha. THE names of buyers interested in the ... [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Mar 31 2014]

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...attractive total returns from a combination of cash yield from timber sales and capital appreciation from biological growth," explained Dr Brand. "As long-term investors our clients seek not only financial returns, but also want to support companies that establish positive community relations as well as being a good employer and having strong relationships with contractors and other local businesses."
"I think it will make us now the largest forestry investor in Australia and probably one of the top ten in the world."
"It was estimated at that time that around 70 per cent of the product would be re-used in the lamination process, with only 30 per cent being chipped."
"Liberal governments are re-creating problems by reversing forest protection, abandoning implementation of the Tasmanian forest agreement and taking the state back into conflict."

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$3m to bring new life to old mill [Published Tasmania Mercury - Sep 10 2014]
$330m for Gunns estate [Published Tasmania Mercury - Sep 05 2014]
New Forests Pty : Launches Tasmanian Forestry C... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 05 2014]
New Forests has completed its acquisition of Gu... [Published ABC Online - Sep 05 2014]
Gunns’ receivers in sale move [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 25 2014]
Mill sale inquiry chips away at Libs' image [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Aug 22 2014]
Accusations fly at woodchip inquiry [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 15 2014]
Fists fly, but still no jobs [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 13 2014]
No interest in re-opening Triabunna mill: Counc... [Published Northwest Tasmania Advocate - Aug 13 2014]
MP: end eco groups' charitable status [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 30 2014]
New Forests named as Gunns plantation buyer [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Apr 29 2014]
Gunns bidders 'confidential' [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Mar 31 2014]
All is well for the future [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Feb 23 2014]
Bank sells Gunns debt [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Jan 29 2014]
Mill bidders just want trees [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Jan 20 2014]
Extension proves interest [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Jan 07 2014]
Fact Sheet for Gunns Ltd [Published Silobreaker - Nov 30 2009]
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