Coillte, Ireland’s semi-state forestry company, is responsible for managing 440,000 hectares of primarily forested lands.
Coillte is the nation’s largest forester and provider of outdoor recreation. It also enables wind energy on the estate, processes forestry by-products and undertakes nature rehabilitation projects of scale. Coillte delivers the multiple benefits of forestry, including forests for climate, for nature, for wood and for people.
Coillte is the largest provider of roundwood in Ireland, enabling a wider and vibrant national forest sector which employs over 12,000 people across rural Ireland and contributes €2.3 billion to the economy annually.