The region has excellent climatic conditions to support tree growing. Timber plantations are offering attractive rates of return on investment. The investment opportunities in the sector include the following;
- Production of quality tree seedlings for commercial farming
- Planting of soft wood plantation for pulp (paper making).
- Processing of timber into products for both domestic and export markets.
- Production of scholastic materials, match factories and others.
- Planting of palm trees and palm processing
- Commercial farming
- Capacity building