• In 2004, there were 2 million TEU produced worldwide.

  • In the next year of 2006, there will be around 3 million TEU produce worldwide, of which will consume more than 2.5 million cubic meters of hardwood.

  • Using bamboo as majority alternative material instead of hardwood.

  • The major advantage is bamboo can grow back by itself. Then we can harvest again in 4-6 years time without replanting them. However, traditional hardwood take 60-70 years to grow and need replant taking another 60-70 years before you can harvest them.