Parts of the Hemp Plant Used:
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Hemp rope is used on sailing ships.
How it’s Made:
Hemp rope is made from long fibers of the hemp plant that are twisted, braided, or wound together to form a long ropes of various thickness.(1)
Hemp rope is completely biodegradable since it is made from natural fibers. These natural fibers are strong, durable and mold and ultraviolet light resistant. Its manufacture is more environment friendly compared to synthetic ropes.(2)
Hemp rope’s life span is around five years. Rotting and breakage are the results if hemp ropes are dried on the outside and tend to trap moisture within the core of the rope.(3)
Hemp rope was used in China as far back as 2,800 B.C. Hemp ropes were used for climbing, shipping, fishing, horsemanship and construction in history.(4)
Looking to the Future:
Hemp Rope market is projected to have a positive impact on the global platform and is gradually growing over the next few years.(5)