Oh Tannenbaum: The Big Christmas Business

It sounds like a romantic Christmas occupation, but in reality it is a brutal business: the Christmas tree trade. Around 30 million trees are sold in Germany each year, with sales amounting to 700 million euros.

The customers have high demands. The mass-produced trees have to be just perfect: straight, lush green and almost "needle-free". But how is this achieved? And where do our Christmas trees come from?

"Oh Tannenbaum: The Big Christmas Business" goes in search of the dark secrets lurking behind our Christmas trees.




45 min.



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