According to the report of Vietnam Administration of Forestry from 2011 until now, the production of exploiting wood from planted forests has increased more than 2 times within 5 years, from 6.05 million m3 in 2009 to 15 million m3 in 2013. Exploitation of wood from natural forests are managed more closely towards sustainability.
The export of wood and forest products has increased by approximately 1.5 times in 3 years, from $ 4.2 billion in 2011 to $ 5.7 billion in 2013. It is expected to reach $ 7 billion by 2015.
At the same time, the Ministry will implement the projects of planning and converting the types of forest plants for restructuring industry; conduct an investigation to assess the status of forest products companies of the United States for establishing specific policies and mechanisms for forest products companies of the United States. /.