China Trip Report
The purpose of the trip was to gain a better understanding of the Chinese log market and an appreciation of the whole log supply chain from the ports, wood processing through to end use. The scale of everything in China is hard to comprehend and even with lots of photos is still hard to explain. The diversity is incredible from one farmer looking after a small vegetable patch on the side of the road through to massive factories that span vast areas which employ thousands of people.
Read the full report here (pdf)
The Wood Innovation and Design Centre