Media are invited to participate in an online press conference about future employment in Canada’s forest products sector.

The event will involve the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour MaryAnn Mihychuk.

 

When: Thursday, June 16, 2016

               11:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST

 

Where: thegreenestworkforce.ca/index.php/live

 

FPAC provides a voice for Canada’s wood, pulp, and paper producers nationally and internationally in government, trade, and environmental affairs. The $65-billion-a-year forest products industry represents 2% of Canada’s GDP and is one of Canada’s largest employers operating in hundreds of communities and providing 230,000 direct jobs across the country.

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For more information contact:

Simon Tuck

Senior Director, Public Relations

Forest Products Association of Canada

stuck@fpac.ca 613-563-1441 x314

Follow us on Twitter: @FPAC_APFC