According to the National Bureau of Forestry and Grassland, China will have created an ecological environment as a whole by 2020 and realized the targets of “beautiful China” by 2035. The forest industry should have reached the state of developed countries by 2050. By 2020, the forest ratio will be 23 %, forest reserves 16.5 billion cubic meters, the village greening ratio 30%, grassland rate 56%, and new anti-desertification area 10 million hectares.

Japan JST China news, November 26, 2018