Corporate Profile

The establishment of the Green Bhutan Corporation Limited (GBCL) is a noble initiative by the Royal Government of Bhutan. The formation of GBCL was drawn from His Majesty’s message delivered at the first Royal Bhutan Flower Exhibition on 1st April 2015. GBCL was formally launched on 3rd January, 2017 by the Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests.
Green Bhutan Corporation Limited was incorporated as a 100% State Owned Enterprise (SoE) under the Company Act of Kingdom of Bhutan 2016 with the government’s equity of Nu.33 Million.
Key mandates of GBCL is to undertake afforestation program at large scale across the country, undertake landscape development and greening activities, develop recreational areas in urban and other strategic places, production and supply of flowers and ornamental plants, and to provide consultancy service on green and environmental sectors.
GBCL has undertaken the afforestation and reforestation across the country through mass plantation and has completed the plantation of around 400 hectors in 2017 and around 1000 hectors of plantation sites will be created annually to maintain the constitutional mandate of maintaining 60% forest coverage at all times.