Forest Products Association of Canada

Archives for the ‘Press Releases’ category - 2012



FOREST INDUSTRY REMAINS COMMITTED TO BOREAL FOREST AGREEMENT

December 6, 2012 Press Releases No comments

Member companies of the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) remain committed to the promises made to Canadians, rural communities, the environment and the marketplace under the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement (CBFA) and will continue to work hard with environmental partners on its implementation.

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FOREST SECTOR REQUESTS ONGOING SUPPORT FOR INDUSTRY ON THE MOVE

November 7, 2012 Press Releases No comments

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is asking the federal government to use Budget 2013 to continue to build on the existing momentum of innovation and transformation in the job-rich forest sector.  This should include replenishment of the successful Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) program.

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Forest Product Industry Applauds Smart Government Policy

September 24, 2012 Press Releases No comments

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) would like to congratulate the Government of Canada for the unprecedented success of its $1Billion Pulp and Paper Green Transformation Program (PPGTP) and for its continued commitment to the ongoing transformation of the forest products sector.

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FOREST INDUSTRY AGREES ON NEED TO DEEPEN ECONOMIC TIES WITH CHINA

August 15, 2012 Press Releases No comments

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is urging the government to follow through on the conclusion of the Canada-China Economic Complementarities Study which states that Canada and China should continue to strengthen their bilateral trade and investment ties.  Canadian forest companies are already working hard to deepen relations with the lucrative consumer market in China.

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