Director – Subscription Services
As Director – Subscription Services, Engle oversees the development, design and quality of Forest2Market's subscription services. He is responsible for Forest2Market's proprietary databases and for ensuring the quality, integrity and security of all subscription-based services. Engle and his team are also responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining data contributor partnerships and customer submissions.
Before joining Forest2Market, Engle worked for MeadWestvaco for 38 years. While there, he filled a variety of positions in land management, operations, technical support and forest research. Engle spent six years working in Brazil, and he will use his experience there to serve as liaison between Forest2Market's US-based team and the Forest2Market do Brasil team.
Engle also has experience in forest certification. While at MeadWestvaco, he served on the company's SFI Improvement Committee and was chair of the WV SFI State Implementation Committee for two years.
A graduate of West Virginia University, Engle earned a B.S. in Wood Industries.
Forest2Market Study: Fears Export Wood Pellet Industry Harms Forests, Industry Unfounded
November 19, 2015;
Data shows that pulpwood harvests for export facilities is a small fraction of overall harvests when compared to harvests for non-pellet facilities and will likely remain relatively small in the future taking into consideration realistic estimates of future export pellet demand from Europe. In addition, US South average prices for pine and hardwood pulpwood have increased since the advent of the export pellet market; however, regions with and without export pellet mill influence experienced similar price increases.
Bergs Timber Subscribes to Forest2Market’s Baltic Rim Timber Price Index
November 19, 2015;
Forest2Market is pleased to announce that Swedish company Bergs Timber has joined its Baltic Rim Timber Price Index and Supply Chain Optimization service. These services, which will be available in Scandinavia and the Baltic Rim in the first quarter of 2016, provide timber pricing, competitive indexing, and other analytics that can be used to extract value from the supply chain.
New International Investment Opportunities in Brazil’s Forest Sector
October 07, 2015;
Legislation currently in process sets the stage for new cycle of international investment opportunities in Brazil's forest sector. Read the article by Marcelo Schmid, Director of Forest2Market do Brasil.