Quality Eucalyptus hybrid Trees | SPGS III Certified
P. O. Box 74832, Kampala, Uganda
Mon-Sat: 08:30 - 17:00

Our Vision


To be the leading producers of trees in Uganda, anchored on research and benchmarked by forestry stakeholders.

Our Mission


To seek superiority in all we undertake, continuously venturing into the unknown to provide our community and customers with high end products and services.

Our Values


To demonstrate Quality in everything that we do,
To be viewed as a company of Integrity and sound professional ethics,
 Customer centricity,
To take the lead position in the Conservation of the environment
 To adopt the Culture of continuous improvement.

We Are Uganda Tree Resource Limited

Uganda Tree Resources was born out of the Uganda Tree Biotechnology Project (UTBP) within National Forest Research Institute (NaFORRI), the forestry section of National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO).  Its aim was to provide tree farmers with quality, fast growing and high yielding planting material. UTBP was funded by Gatsby Charitable Foundation (GCF) through Kilimo Trust and lead by the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA). The project had previously began in 1997 in Kenya as a collaborative effort to increase tree planting in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Implemented by Uganda Gatsby Trust (UGT) using funds received from GCF through Kilimo Trust, it managed  to produce material for expansion and operationalization of Kifu nursery and further field testing.

 In the past, tree planting in these countries had been scarce leading to high rates of deforestation, an under-developed forestry sector and possible scarcity of forestry by-products. With the acquisition of a variety of Hybrid Eucalyptus clones and each of the countries' forestry Research Institutes, the project succeeded in propagating the trees and matching to different bio-climatic areas in each country.  For the second stage of the project (commercial production) the product was met with such high demand, that the founding organisations decided it was best to give TBP independence to grow as a commercial enterprise. In August 2012, Uganda Tree Resources Limited was registered as a company and aimed to meet the growing demand for trees in Uganda. UGT managed to set up two other clonal nurseries one in Busiika, Fort Portal and  the other in Mbale.  It also succeeded in promoting clonal forestry, mass producing and distributing Eucalyptus clonal material.

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2015
Total of 12 Awards
Until the year 2015, we are nominated several times, and won 12 awards in total for landscape design. We are very proud of this achievement.

Our TEAM

UTRL currently employs 112 employees of whom 100 are casual workers, 66 being nursery attendants. The remaining 12 are managerial and administrative staff.

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Charles W. Nalyaali

Director

Mr. Charles W. Nalyaali is a freelance financial and banking consultant and a Senior Training Expert in Microfinance and Supervision attached to the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Germany. Previously he was the CEO and Managing Director of two well established banks in Uganda and also the co-founder and CEO of Uganda Microfinance Limited (MDI), the leading Microfinance Institution at that time.


Charles has over 9 years experience in commercial forestry. He owns a 250 acre forest ranging between 3 to 9 years. The forest is located at Ntuti near Kitangala, Kakoge Nakasongola District. He has plans to expand the forest to 500 acres.


Prior to that Charles was Chief Bank Examiner at Bank of Uganda in the Bank’s Supervision Department. He holds a Master’s degree in Sustainable International Development from Brandeis University, USA and a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Finance from Makerere University.

placeholder_360x240 Mwanji Cliveland Business Development Manager Mwanji Cliveland is a professional personnel that joined the team in 2017 after working in southeast Asia in different capacities in mainly Malaysia and Singapore. He comes with a cast of experience in multinational companies in marketing, sales and executive work. He also holds a Bachelor in International Business majoring in finance. He is an advocate for climate change and environmental conservation.
placeholder_360x240 Ritah Nabwire Administration Manager Rita joined the company in 2018.  Worked at Yaket International Limited and excelled at her job. She has vast experience in small business enterprises and holds a diploma in forestry. She is also a local small scale forester and is one of our skilled personnel in the company.
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Quality Guranteed

With so many years of experience in the business, our company is your
source for the highest quality hybrid eucalyptus tree clones..

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