The East Java Regional Division is one of Perum Perhutani’s work units, which manages forests in East Java Province. The forest area managed by Perhutani East Java Regional Division is 1,116,074.23 ha which consists of a Production forest area of 796,252.27 ha or (71%) and a Protected forest area of 319,821.96 ha or (29%).
The division based on Company Class (KP) in the Regional Division of the East Java Regional Division consists of 7 KPs, i.e. KP Jati (Teak) (679,479.81 Ha), KP Pinus (Pine) (308.889.38 Ha), KP Mahoni (Mahogany) (30,270.64 Ha), KP Damar (resin) (66,929, 50 Ha), KP Sengon (Albizia Chinensis) (15,383.60 Ha), KP Kesambi (Schleichera Oleosa) (3,443.30 Ha), and KP Kayu Putih (Cajuput) (11,678.00 Ha).
Perhutani East Java Regional Division’s work area is divided into 23 Forest Management Units (KPH), 196 Forest Management Units (BKPH) and 693 Forest Management Resorts (RPH) and 5 Regional Forest Planning Section (PHW) work units, Independent Business Units for Product Industries Forest (KBM IHH) which oversees, PGT and PMKP and KBM Wisata.
The main products of Perhutani East Java Regional Division include logs, processed wood, gondorukem, turpentine, eucalyptus oil, resin sap and hundreds of natural tourism services managed by KPH. It is also supported by three Industrial Gondorukem and Turpentine (PGT) factories in Ponorogo, Trenggalek and Jember; three factories Eucalyptus Oil Processing (PMKP) in Ponorogo, Mojokerto and Pasuruan; the Sengon Plywood Processing Factory in Pare Kediri.
The East Java Regional Division has obtained a certificate of Sustainable Production Forest Management (PHPL) with a validity period of 25 April 2019 – 17 May 2021, which is mandatory and voluntary FM-FSC certification for KPH Madiun and KPH North Banyuwangi valid 9 May 2019 – 18 May 2021, as well as CW-FSC certificates for all other KPHs with a certificate validity period of 8 October 2014 – 7 October 2019.
In managing the forest, Perhutani involves the participation of the community and other stakeholders; the East Java Regional Division collaborates with 1,825 Forest Village Community Institutions (LMDH) and contributes in the form of the Partnership and Community Development Program, sharing production of forest products, as well as employment of forest village communities.
The East Java Regional Division consists of 23 Forest Management Units (KPH) and 4 Independent Business Units (KBM), with the following profiles:
|KPH Banyuwangi Barat||Profile|
|KPH Banyuwangi Selatan||Profile|
|KPH Banyuwangi Utara||Profile|
|KPH Lawu Ds||Profile|
|KBM Industri Hasil Hutan||Profile|
|KBM Industri Sagu Papua||Profile|