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https://nakamotoforestry.eu/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/NAKAMOTO-2023-web.mp4#t=2 Discover the real Yakisugi! BEAUTIFUL | SUSTAINABLE | long-lasting | low maintenance Worldwide, no other company produces more authentic Japanese Yakisugi (carbonised wooden cladding, also known as Shou Sugi Ban) than us. And we bring together passion, dedication and artisanal mastery to make the magic happen. For over 60 years now, we’ve honed our […]

2023 Yakisugi

Cladding boards Japanese style with charred surface

What is Yakisugi? Yakisugi – An original from Japan Yakisugi is a time-honoured way of preserving wood that generations have passed down for centuries. This traditional process, specifically for Japanese cypress wood, involves deliberately charring its surface to elicit beautiful and ultra-durable wood panelling solutions; usable indoors and out and with great contemporary appeal.   Table […]

Nakamoto Forestry @ Maison & Objet

NFE@Maison & Objet

We are very happy to announce that we will present our products again at MAISON & OBJET 2021. Visit us at our booth from 9 to 13 September at the Parc des expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte.

One Year Nakamoto Forestry Europe

One year after opening our European distribution operations, we can look back on a thrilling year. Despite all macroeconomic challenges we had a jump start to promoto authentic Japanese Yakisugi to European markets

Happy New Year 2021!

Happy 2021

Happy New Year! 2020 has been challenging, but we finished the year strong and are looking forward to what 2021 holds for us. We hope for the best and remain at your service!

Pika-Pika Ebony – client voice

The other day, one of our customers published an unboxing video of our products at their jobsite. Her excitement and joy at unpacking our boards is great and motivates us to continue working very hard to satisfy our customers.

Yakisugi in the media

Picture of Martin Gottschlich of Nakamoto Forestry Europe

Several media have recently reported about the Japanese tradition of burning wood. WIth its pure and natural background and stunning beauty it draws increasingly attention in the west.

The meaning of “Sugi” in Yakisugi / Shou Sugi Ban

The meaning of “sugi” in Yakisugi / Shou Sugi Ban Beautifully charred cladding boards, produced according to ancient tradition – what are they made of and what do the terms describing them mean? By Martin Gottschlich You probably may already know, but we are Nakamoto Forestry, the primary producer of Yakisugi-ita or Shou Sugi Ban, […]

Hiromi, our Country Manager in France

Our Country Manager France

We would like to introduce our new country manager Hiromi Sugiura to our team at Nakamoto Forestry Europe. Hiromi takes care of representing us in France to distribute our Yakisugi – or bois brûlé in French – products.