Bamboo floor

March 4, 2014

The latest Survey published by the Container Owners Association on Alternative Flooring Systems for Shipping Containers shows a rise in the use of bamboo for container floors, as an alternative material to tropical hardwood plywood. Bamboo has emerged ahead of other alternative flooring systems, such as plastic/composite and larch/birch hybrid, as the most popular, in terms of availability and price – and it is the only alternative to tropical hardwood plywood being produced in any significant volume.