Forestry

Forestry

Forestry is the economic sector related to the management and use of forest resources. Forestry production is essentially divided into wood resources, and non-wood resources.

About Agroindustry

Japan has a severe shortage of arable land, covering only 11.6% of Japan’s total territory. The country’s self-sufficiency rate currently stands at 39%.

Paper & Packaging

According to the Japan Paper Association, the total value of the pulp and paper industry in 2010 was 7.1 trillion yen and in 2011, Japan was the world’s third biggest manufacturer of paper and paperboard after the USA and China.

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