Corsica alone contains 63,500 hectares of cork oaks.
Corsica is the second region of France to hold such a large area of cork oaks.
The forests are mainly in southern Corsica.
The island of beauty, thanks to its exceptional climatic conditions allows the production of a high quality cork.
Cork is harvested from 3 cm thick usually between the months of June and August.
This nugget of Mother Nature represents a real economic potential in the manufacture of corks, decorations, insulators, bags …
You will find lots of shops in Corsica specializing in the manufacture of cork objects.
- Environment : Corsica
Why it’s nice !
- A material present in the bark
- Product history