The reporter learned from the Municipal Forestry Bureau on November 17 that the China Forest Products Industry Association decided to award the title of “China Southern Plate Capital” to Guigang City.
The development of the wood processing industry in Guigang has both a unique forestry foundation and an efficient “iron, public and water” transportation system and convenient customs clearance support. The city is rich in forest resources. It is a national forest city with a land area of 7.53 million mu of forestry, a forest area of 7.37 million mu, a forest coverage rate of 46.3%, and a total stock of standing timber of 23.51 million cubic meters. At the same time, the transportation is convenient, and the county-level high-speed railway, expressway and high-grade waterway have been realized. It is the transportation hub of water and land transport in South China and the important node city of the southwestern region to the east and the western border of the Pearl River Delta region. It is a national first class open. At the port, the current port cargo throughput capacity, throughput, and cargo shipping capacity account for half of the inland river ports in Guangxi.
In recent years, Guigang City has adhered to the guidance of Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics and fully implemented the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. In accordance with the decision-making arrangements of the autonomous region and the "13446" working ideas of the municipal party committee, the core ports and emerging ports of the Xijiang River Basin were built around the acceleration. The overall goal of industrial cities is to vigorously implement the development strategy of “industrial industrialization and industrial strong city”, deepen and refine the “six-year” activities, and continue to carry out the activities of “big investment, attracting big business”, relying on resources and location advantages to accelerate the promotion. Forest products processing industry upgrades, bigger and stronger. At present, the city has more than 3,000 forest products processing enterprises with an output value of nearly 35 billion yuan. Forest products are moving towards the middle and high-end; plywood production accounts for 60% of Guangxi's total, and plate exports account for 50% of Guangxi, becoming an important national country. Plywood, veneer production and processing base and forest product distribution center, wood processing industry has become one of the pillar industries of the city.