Teakwood Plantation Promotion Discussed in Luang Prabang | Lao Tribune

Teakwood Plantation Promotion Discussed in Luang Prabang

The Agriculture and Forestry Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, in cooperation with the World Wide Fund for Nature Laos (WWF-Laos) and relevant sectors held on Aug 24-25, 2017 a meeting to discuss the promotion of teakwood plantation and processing and the marketing of teakwood products in local and overseas markets.

Held in Luang Prabang Province, the meeting provided the participants an opportunity to discuss the policy on and the management of teakwood plantation, teak wood processing and teakwood product export, as well as the promotion of teakwood value creation among local farmers.

The meeting saw the presence of Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Thongphat Vongmany, representatives of local authorities and relevant officials.

Source: Lao News Agency