Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Australia Pty Ltd - Collective Bargaining Notification - CB00144 - CB00147

Applicant(s)

  • Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Australia Pty Ltd

Lodged on behalf of:

  • Green Triangle Forest Products (PTC) Limited
  • Hancock Victorian Plantations Pty Limited
  • South Australian Forestry Corporation
  • WPA

Target(s)

TargetNotification numberDate lodged
Pentarch Forest Products Pty LtdCB0014411/05/2010
MTX Australia Pty LtdCB0014511/05/2010
International Timber Solutions Pty LtdCB0014611/05/2010
Nelson Pine Industries LimitedCB0014711/05/2010

Summary

On 11 May 2010, Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Australia Pty Limited (WPA) lodged collective bargaining notifications CB00144-147 on behalf of South Australian Forestry Corporation, Hancock Victorian Plantations Pty Limited and Green Triangle Forest Products (the parties).

The notifications lodged by WPA concern an arrangement whereby the parties propose to collectively negotiate the price at which they will supply plantation timber (low quality radiata pine logs) for export through the Port of Portland in Victoria. The parties would also like to negotiate other terms of the supply agreement including quantity and term.

The targets are:
" Pentarch Forest Products Pty Ltd (Pentarch)
" MTX Australia Pty Ltd (MTX)
" International Timber Solutions Pty Ltd (ITS)
" Nelson Pine Industries Limited (Nelson).

The proposed collective bargaining arrangement is voluntary and does not involve a collective boycott.

Notifications

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ACCC correspondence

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