Forest Products Association of Canada

Archives for the ‘Press Releases’ category - 2014


DON’T COUNT US OUT - THE GROWING FUTURE OF CANADA’S FOREST PRODUCTS INDUSTRY

December 8, 2014 Press Releases No comments

Did you know that Canadian forest products export are up 10% this year, that forest products are Canada’s number one export to Asia and the industry makes up 12% of Canada’s manufacturing GDP? These positive facts cast a different light than recent stories suggesting that the Canadian forest industry is virtually dying especially the pulp and paper sector.

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FPAC REPRESENTS FOREST PRODUCTS INDUSTRY AT CNBC’S ENERGY BRAINSTORM EVENT SERIES IN TORONTO

December 2, 2014 Press Releases No comments

Catherine Cobden, Executive Vice President of Forest Products Association of Canada, represented Canada’s forest products industry at the Energy Future Global Brainstorming Event Series in Toronto on November 26th – an exclusive series that brought together key thought leaders from around the world across academia, government, business, finance, infrastructure, NGOs and charities to discover breakthrough technologies that will bring about a clean energy future.

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BC ABORIGINAL BUSINESS WINS FOREST PRODUCTS AWARD

November 18, 2014 Press Releases No comments

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) are pleased to announce that Stuwix Resources Joint Venture from the interior of British Columbia  has won the FPAC-CCAB  Aboriginal Business Leadership Award.  The company, represented by Chief David Walkem, RPF, was honoured today at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.

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