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Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute

国立研究開発法人森林総合研究所, コクリツケンキュウカイハツホウジンシンリンソウゴウケンキュウショ
Representive : President, SAWADA Haruo
Establishment year: 1905
Address: 1 Matsunosato, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki 305-8687 Japan
Organization/Research department name (34):
  • Department of Plant Ecology
  • Department of Forest Vegetation
  • Department of Forest Site Environment
  • Department of Soil and Water Conservation
  • Department of Meteorological Environment
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Subordinate facility name  (29):
  • -Forest product chemistry manufacture experiment building
  • -Building for special experiments of wood
  • -RI experiment building
  • -Mashroom culture experiment building
  • -BIological engineering experiment building
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History (7):
  • 1905/01
    The Forestry Institute, the Ministry of Agriculture and Commerce, was established.
  • 1947/01
    Forestry Institutes were integrated into the National Forestry Institue to promote tests and research on forestry and forest industries.
  • 1978/01
    The Institute moved from Meguro, Tokyo, to the present place and buildings and facilities were completely renewed.
  • 1988/01
    The research promotion organization was reformed and the name was changed to the Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute. The institute has now the main office in Tsukuba Gakuenn Toshi and five branches across the country and the Tama Forest Sicence Land to carry out research on forest, forestry, and forest industries and publisize results.
  • 2001/01
    Estublished as an independent administrative institution, as a part of administrative reform.
Business overview:
- Overall examination, research, investigation, analysis, identification and training about forest, forestry and forest industry.
- Produce and distribute specimen for the examination and research of forest and forestry.
- Produce and distribute excelent seeds and seedlings of trees.
  • 2001: \ 8,998 (Million)
  • 1997: \ 8,670 (Million)
  • 1996: \ 8,205 (Million)
Branch Organization  (8):

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