Paper and Pulp industry in Sumatra, Indonesia

Natural forest clearing and acacia plantations

In Riau Province, at the center of Sumatra Island of Indonesia, pulp and paper companies clear natural forests and plant acacia plantations.

A logging site where natural forest was cleared. An acacia plantation will replace the natural forest.

A truck carrying wood logged from natural forests.

Planted acacia trees are also cleared when grew.

Logged acacia trees are being loaded on a truck.

Timber going up the Siak River to the Indah Kiat Pulp and Paper mill, APP

Timber that was logged in a coastal swampland.

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