Yamakawa Rattan was founded by Hichiro Yamakawa in in a storage room in the backyard of their home in Tokyo Japan. He started the business to create jobs for his two sons who were both hearing impaired. Both his sons were very apt in using their hands so weaving was suitable.
Cherla B. An overview of major issues and needs for the global development of rattan. Humans have used rattan for their livelihoods and subsistence for many centuries.
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This gathering is well aware that rattans are the most important group of forest species after timber, especially in Asia. Humans have used rattan for livelihood and subsistence for many centuries throughout the documented history of mankind Anon, and ; Abd. This consultation has been organized at an appropriate time when rattan, a multi-billion dollar commodity, is in short supply and a general decline has affected the growth of the industry.
There are 13 different genera of rattans that include around species. AncistrophyllumEremospatha and Oncocalamus. Available rattan floras and monographs by region  :.
Jayanthi Natarajan. Twelve Asian countries were represented at the conference, including nine INBAR member countries, with more than international and Indian participants in attendance overall. These materials present possibilities for inclusive and green development through coordinated strengthening of scientific, technical and human resources.
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