The exploitation of forest resource is carried out according to Cameroon national logging legislation in full force and effect and following the implementation of the management plan of the corresponding forest concession (FMU).

PALLISCO has a complete team in charge of the forestry exploitation of the Annual Cutting Areas. The programming of annual logging activities is carried out according to commercial, industrial and logistical constraints as well as climatic conditions.

The company regularly informs its employees and local populations on the location of the logging camps (internal and local communication).

The location map of forest activities is available per year. [ Go to this page ]

An Annual report of Intervention is produced according to the forest legislation at the end of exploitation for every cutting area exploited.

The following certificates are issued by the Administration for each concession operated and per fiscal year :
- "Certificate of conformity of logging standards" (Ministry in charge of Forests and Wildlife)
- " Certificate of respect for the environmental obligations " (Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development)
- "bank guarantee exemption certificate" (Ministry for Economy and Finance).
These documents are available per forest concession and per year. [Go to this page]

In its internal approach for sustainable management, PALLISCO Company has integrated the Reduced Logging Impact (RLI) in its workings since 1999:

 AgencyEFI training

March 1999

Intl training


December 2002

Intl training


December 2003

Intl training


November 2004

Intl training

Felling and skidding of timber

June 2006

Independent Trainers

Felling and skidding of timber

June 2007


Felling, skidding, tracks

March 2009


Felling and Bucking tree techniques

May 2011



August 2013

January - Febuary 2014

Febuary, July 

and November 2015



Controlled tree felling and sawing wood

The establishment of a logging quality control for each faller permits to follow the implementation of RLI techniques.

The "expertise" of the company´s logging is documented in a manual revised periodically following the company experience, information flows and operating requirements.

The (monthly) slaughter tax is paid on the basis of the area farmed. Below are the data recorded in 2020

FMUsExploited Volume m3Exploited Volume m3Amount paid (CFAF)

FMU 10030


59 591,87

158 353 695

FMU 10031




FMU 10039


28 521,07

66 814 054

FMU 10041




FMU 10042




FMU 10044

7 222

89 046,39


FMU 10047b





13 241

177 159,33

415 177 558





Number of trees Exploited volume m3 Amount paid (FCFA)
FMU 10031 AAC 3-2 4057 52 782,731 393 414 615

AAC 3-1


1 361 16752,401
FMU 10039 AAC 4-2 1417 18 823,327 92 841 331
FMU 10044 AAC 4-1 2833 33 036,638 127 249 281
fmu 10047b AAC 1-5 631 6 915,788 30 880 962
    128 310,885 644 386 189