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DEREK NIGHBOR TO LEAD FOREST PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

February 11, 2016 Press Releases

February 11, 2016-OTTAWA: The CEO of Louisiana Pacific Corporation and Chair of the Board of Directors at the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), Curt Stevens, is pleased to announce that Derek Nighbor will be the association’s new CEO. Nighbor has been senior vice-president of Food &Consumer Products of Canada where he oversaw federal, provincial […]

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FOREST INDUSTRY URGES SPEEDY RATIFICATION OF TRANS PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP

February 4, 2016 Press Releases

February 4th, 2016-OTTAWA: The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased that Canada has signed the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement and urges the federal government to ratify the treaty as soon as possible. The Minister of International Trade, Chrystia Freeland, officially signed the trade deal at a ceremony today in New Zealand. […]

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Innovative New Commitment to Natural Landscapes in Canadian Boreal Forest

January 14, 2016 Press Releases

First published by the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement here: http://cbfa-efbc.ca/innovative-new-commitment-to-natural-landscapes-in-canadian-boreal-forest/ A major step to increase the similarity between natural and managed forest landscapes has been agreed after collaborative discussions between a group of Canadian forest products companies and leading environmental organizations. Forestry companies belonging to the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) have committed to […]

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FOREST INDUSTRY WELCOMES PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE

December 14, 2015 Press Releases

TREES AND PRODUCTS MADE FROM WOOD ARE PART OF THE SOLUTION December 14, 2015 OTTAWA: The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the landmark global climate deal reached in Paris including its recognition of the fundamental role played by the world’s forests. Nearly 200 countries, including Canada, have agreed to hold the […]

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