By georgitte. bamboo. At Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 08:49:46 AM.
flooring the uses of bamboo are endless investment in bamboo also represents a great opportunity for portfolio diversification the global market for bamboo is expanding at an extraordinary rate estimated to have been worth well over 50 billion u.s. dollars in 2015 and new technologies constantly coming online that are increasing bam-boom uses and production outputs the demand for high-quality bamboo seems limitless there is every possibility that we could be looking at a 100 billion US dollars a year industry in the not-too-distant future the remarkable growth in many ways reflects bamboos remarkable growth and it s high time to invest in something that not only has a negative correlation to the downside of traditional investments but also works to the benefit of the environment bamboo and the APC group a green footprint for a renewable source
hi I m Michelle today I m in Kochi Prefecture it s a beautiful bamboo forest don t you think here in Kochi bamboo forests are overwhelming the natural forests under view it is a problem other prefectures in Japan are facing the same problem because the bamboo industry has gone into decline many bamboo forests were left to grow wild moso bamboo in particular can grow ten meters in one year and block the sunlight it s affecting forest growth and a countermeasure is being urgently salt buttercream you were going to meet today has come up with an idea of making effective use of these bamboos let s go find out we visited the wood processing
also performed before the deities at religious ceremonies Ganga kou instruments are mainly made from bamboo they came from China and the Korean Peninsula around 1500 years ago their designs which use only quality materials were refined over centuries taka masa Yamato he has had of a clan of Gagaku instrument makers he descends from the ampere of Sehwa who reigned in the 9th century Yatta uses skills handed down over generations to work the bamboo so it can produce the sacred music dedicated to the deities Gagaku instruments are made from Susu decay bamboo which has been smoked for over a century in thatched roofs the bamboo is drive through to make it rigid and insect resistant attacking optical cognate na no he becomes girl huh the panpipe like show consists of 17 bamboo pipes of differing lights musicians alternately blow and inhale to make five or six pipe sounds simultaneously the bamboo forests resonate within the sacred tones which reverberate through the air show production