The business of planting trees: A growing investment opportunity

Faruqi, S., A. Wu, E. Brolis, A. Anchondo Ortega, A. Batista

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In recent years, hundreds of companies have entered the restoration industry. They represent a wide range of business models that deliver financial returns for investors while restoring forests and agricultural lands. This report profiles 14 businesses that are part of an emerging restoration economy. It highlights four promising investment themes in land restoration: technology, consumer products, project management, and commercial forestry.

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Technical Document

The World Resources Institute and The Nature Conservancy