In the morning of April 27 when the director of events division 2015 Sudirman Cup preparatory committee, Zhu Weiguang, was introducing the 2015 Sudirman Cup, a word caught foreign journalists’ ears. Many of them were asking what is the mascot of 2015 Sudirman, the “Guanxiang” baby.
In Agilawood Intangible Cultural Heritage Reserve, journalist from took photo with the thousand-year-old Guanxiang (Agilawood)
In the afternoon, journalist visited the China Agilawood Culture Museum and Guanxiang Intangible Cultural Heritage Reserve to learn about the precious spice from the perspective of respecting history.
Thought agilawood has always been far away from ordinary people’s life, it has been a beloved spice on the maritime Silk Road since the ancient time. As a precious medicine and spice, it is also called the gold growing out of earth.
Dongguan has been close connection with agilawood industry as it produces the best agilawood goods. That explains why the Guanxiang (Agilawood) Intangible Cultural Heritage Reserve lies in Dongguan.