Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

FOREST SECTOR WILL CONTINUE TO FIGHT FOR JOBS AND COMMUNITIES AFFECTED BY ADDITIONAL DUTIES

June 27, 2017 Press Releases

The U.S. Department of Commerce has announced preliminary anti-dumping duties on Canadian softwood lumber. The duties, a response to a petition filed by the Committee Overseeing Action for Lumber International Trade Investigations or Negotiations (COALITION), are set at as follows: “Canfor 7.72 percent; Tolko 7.53 percent; West Fraser 6.76 percent and Resolute 4.59 percent. Other […]

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FPAC WELCOMES LOW-CARBON ECONOMY FUND ANNOUNCEMENT

June 16, 2017 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) supports the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, and her government’s $2 billion in federal funds over the next 5 years for the Low Carbon Economy Fund.  Details are as follows: An envelope of $1.4 billion will be available to support the leadership commitments from […]

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FOREST INDUSTRY APPLAUDS GOVERNMENT’S RESPONSE TO SOFTWOOD DUTIES

June 1, 2017 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased that the Government of Canada has launched initiatives to ensure the forest sector remains competitive in the face of the unwarranted duties implemented by the U.S. on softwood lumber. “We appreciate that the federal government is standing tall for Canadian forestry communities by launching a comprehensive package […]

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EACOM JOINS FOREST PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

May 29, 2017 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada is pleased to announce that EACOM Timber Corporation has become a member of the association. Established in 2008, EACOM is a major wood products company in Eastern Canada. Its operations include the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of lumber and wood-based value-added products, and the management of forest resources. “EACOM’s commitment […]

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