Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

LAUNCH OF INDIGENOUS BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARD

January 31, 2019 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today announced that nominations are open for the 2019 Indigenous Business Leadership Award. The $5,000 award recognizes and celebrates Indigenous entrepreneurs for their success in a forest products business that exemplifies business leadership, environmental and safety performance, and product quality. The […]

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FOREST INDUSTRY AND CANADIAN COUNCIL OF FOREST MINISTERS OPEN APPLICATIONS FOR EIGHTH ANNUAL SKILLS AWARDS FOR INDIGENOUS YOUTH

January 31, 2019 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers (CCFM) are proud to open applications for the eighth annual Skills Awards for Indigenous Youth program. Since 2012, FPAC’s Skills Awards for Indigenous Youth has been recognizing exceptional Indigenous youth who go beyond to support their communities and contribute to the forest […]

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Job Posting – Environmental Analyst

January 30, 2019 Press Releases

Position Type 6 months term contract between April 1st to September 30th 2019 Reports To Director, Environment and Regulatory Affairs About FPAC FPAC provides a voice for Canada’s wood, pulp, and paper producers nationally and internationally in government, trade, and environmental affairs. The $69-billion-a-year forest products industry is one of Canada’s largest employers operating in […]

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FPAC WELCOMES CANADIAN KRAFT PAPER AS ITS NEWEST MEMBER

January 23, 2019 Press Releases

Today, Derek Nighbor, President and CEO of Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), announced that Canadian Kraft Paper Industries Ltd. is joining FPAC as its newest member. Canadian Kraft Paper Industries Ltd. is an integrated kraft pulp and paper mill located in The Pas, Manitoba, 620 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg. The mill has been in […]

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Forest Sector Applauds Government’s Decision to Proceed with Supply Chain Investigation

January 14, 2019 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) welcomes today’s federal decision to have the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) investigate supply chain failures in British Columbia’s Lower Mainland. Canada’s forest products sector relies on an efficient and reliable transportation system to move our products through Canada to global markets. Over the past two years, system congestion through […]

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