Despite the fact that teak is not one of the native species of Central America, parts of the area offers ideal conditions for the tree to develop.Teak plantations of varying sizes are now established in Costa Rica, Panama and Colombia.
Forwood has decided to locate its operations in Panama. With its proximity to the equator, the country offers perfect conditions for cultivating teak. Consequently, with skilled and professional management we can expect good growth and timber quality. From an export perspective, the Panama Canal is an exceptional resource for cost-effective access to different parts of the world.