Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

CANADA’S FOREST SECTOR WELCOMES MEASURES TO ENHANCE COMPETITIVENESS AND ACCELERATE INNOVATION

November 21, 2018 Press Releases

Today in the House of Commons, Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the Fall Economic Statement. Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased that the federal government has taken steps to support investments in Canadian forestry and strengthen our position on the global stage. “Today’s Economic Statement sends a very positive signal to Canadian forestry […]

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FPAC APPLAUDS THE ROYAL ASSENT OF THE CPTPP

October 26, 2018 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the Canadian government’s announcement yesterday that Bill C-79 – the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) involving Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam received royal assent. Being one of the first six countries to bring the agreement into force will ensure […]

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FPAC EXECUTIVE NAMED TO CANADIAN FOREST INDUSTRIES TOP 10 UNDER 40

October 3, 2018 Press Releases

Kate Lindsay, a forest industry leader, environmental champion, and conservation steward has been named to Canadian Forest Magazine’s Top 10 Under 40. The annual Top 10 Under 40 highlights the significant contributions of some of Canada’s rising stars in forest management.  Lindsay was selected for her commitment to excellence and the leadership role she is […]

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FPAC WELCOMES CONCLUSION OF THE USMCA

October 1, 2018 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the Canadian government and, in particular, the efforts Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, Ambassador David MacNaughton, and the Canadian negotiating team, on reaching an agreement with the United States and Mexico, to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), now called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). “The […]

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FPAC SIGNS ON TO BE AN ABORIGINAL PROCUREMENT CHAMPION

September 27, 2018 Press Releases

September 27, 2018 – Vancouver, British Columbia: Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) has strengthened a long-standing partnership with the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) and Indigenous-led businesses across Canada by becoming an Aboriginal Procurement Champion. Becoming an Aboriginal Procurement Champion solidifies FPAC’s commitment to procure more from Aboriginal businesses within their own supply […]

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