There are 18 genera and 64 species of bamboos in dehong prefecture, yunnan province. There are 13 species of palm vine. By 2011, the total scale of bamboo and rattan in dehong prefecture had reached 937,800 mu, laying a certain resource foundation for the development of bamboo and rattan industry. The scale planting of bamboo and rattan plants promotes the development of bamboo and rattan products processing industry. Bamboo oriented structure chipboard, bamboo plywood, bamboo floor, bamboo chopsticks, bamboo charcoal, bamboo shoots and palm rattan furniture and other products, by the majority of consumers love.
In dehong prefecture, the bamboo industry is regarded as one of the local pillar industries to support and develop, and the implementation of bamboo planting and afforestation project and the plan of making the bamboo industry bigger and stronger are established. As a result, the bamboo industry realizes the transformation from sporadic planting by the masses to large-scale and base afforestation through seedling cultivation. Bamboo rattan in the masses of all nationalities have food, clothing, shelter, transportation, use, played an important role in the broad masses of farmers has always been a eat bamboo, bamboo shoots, the habit of using bamboo, rattan, local people have processing bamboo shoots, chopstick, the tradition of a bamboo, rattan, sit here have a businessman to buy sold both year after year, gradually in the growing of the masses in the development of bamboo rattan benefit.
Yang yuming, President of yunnan academy of forestry sciences, said that the development and utilization of bamboo resources in yunnan have experienced three stages: bamboo resources investigation, directional cultivation, high-yield cultivation technology research and comprehensive development and utilization of bamboo materials. But at present has not formed the large-scale development and utilization, the processing enterprise scale small output value is low; The utilization of folk tradition is still in low value, and the products are mostly made of primary raw materials with unstable quality. Bamboo resources are sustainable resources. We hope to build bamboo industry into a sustainable green industry by cooperating with domestic and foreign counterparts who are committed to the research, development and processing of bamboo and rattan.