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INBAR Publications - Bamboo and Rattan Update

‘Conservation and Communities’: Bamboo and Rattan Update Volume 1 Issue 2

Volume 1 Issue 2: Conservation and Communities The second issue of Bamboo and Rattan Update explores the complex, interwoven relationships between bamboo, rattan, and the species which depend on these plants, including humans.  Dr. Jake Owens, Director of Conservation at Los Angeles Zoo, reflects on his experiences working with giant pandas, and on the intimate, evolving relationship between […]

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INBAR Publications - Trade Reports

Trade Overview 2015: Bamboo and Rattan Products in the International Market

Report of the international trade in bamboo and rattan products for 2015, based on analysis of UN COMTRADE statistics.

INBAR Publications - General Information

全球竹藤商品国际贸易报告

Report of the international trade in bamboo and rattan products for 2015, based on analysis of UN COMTRADE statistics.

INBAR Publications - Trade Reports

International Trade of Bamboo and Rattan in China in 2016

China has the world’s largest market for international bamboo and rattan products. This report analyses China’s trade in bamboo and rattan products for 2016, based on analysis of UN COMTRADE statistics.

INBAR Publications - Annual Highlights

INBAR Annual Report 2017

The 2017 Annual Report outlines INBAR’s activities including programmes and publications.

INBAR Publications - General Information

Bamboo for Sustainable Land Management and Livelihood Improvement in Ethiopia

        An introduction to the Sustainable Land Management Programme, led by INBAR and funded by the World Bank, which is taking place in Ethiopia.

INBAR Publications - Working Papers

Carbon Sequestration and Carbon Emissions Reduction Through Bamboo Forests and Products

Because of their fast growth rates, giant woody bamboos are already considered effective carbon dioxide absorbers. Carbon can be further sequestered in durable harvested bamboo products and even higher carbon emissions reduction is possible if bamboo products replace non-renewable, carbon-intensive alternatives. Research so far on the total carbon sequestration and carbon emissions reduction potential of […]

INBAR Publications - Technical Reports

Rattan Terminologies

Rattan terminologies vary across different languages and from country to country. This lack of standardised terminologies deters technical exchange, as well as the trading of rattans and cane products on the international market. This book introduces the reader to basic terminologies used in rattan industries across the globe, and should be of assistance to rattan […]

INBAR Publications - Working Papers

Kenya: Value Chain Analysis and Market Assessments of Bamboo Products

This report assesses the bamboo value chain and explores the market potential of selected bamboo products in Kenya and beyond. It was carried out with the financial support of INBAR under its Dutch-Sino East Africa Bamboo Development Programme, funded by the government of the Netherlands and the National Forestry and Grassland Administration, China, and with […]

INBAR Publications - Working Papers

Uganda: Bamboo Market Value Chain Study

This assessment looked at the bamboo value chain and explored the market potential of selected bamboo products in Uganda and beyond. It was carried out with the financial support of INBAR under its Dutch-Sino East Africa Bamboo Development Programme, funded by the government of the Netherlands and the National Forestry and Grassland Administration, China, and […]

INBAR Publications - Working Papers

Ethiopia: Value Chain Analysis and Market Assessments of Bamboo Products

The overall objective of this assessment was to analyse the bamboo value chain and explore the market potential of selected bamboo products in Ethiopia and beyond. This study was carried out with the financial support of INBAR under its Dutch-Sino East Africa Bamboo Development Programme, funded by the government of the Netherlands and the National […]