Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

FPAC and the Canadian Wood Council Applaud the New WOODRISE Alliance

September 14, 2017 Press Releases

Announcement Will Support Market Opportunities for Canadian Wood   Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Wood Council (CWC) applaud the announcement of WOODRISE Alliance, a new international body dedicated to the development and promotion of tall wood buildings. This morning, at the inaugural WOODRISE 2017 World Congress in Bordeaux, France, six internationally […]

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FOREST SECTOR LAUNCHES WEBSITE CAMPAIGN TO SHARE FACTS ON CARIBOU

September 6, 2017 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) has launched a new website – cariboufacts.ca – to share facts with Canadians about caribou herds and to urge the federal government to build caribou plans that address the many complex factors that are impacting caribou populations across the country. FPAC also wants to ensure that the government’s plans […]

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Call for federal government to rethink caribou protection plans

August 4, 2017 Press Releases

PDF Download: Letter to Minister Carr, Natural Resources Canada and Minister McKenna, Environment and Climate Change Canada August 3, 2017 Re: Urgent Need for Clear Process and Science-Based Outcomes to Support Caribou Recovery Dear Ministers: On behalf of Canada’s leading forest products companies and the 230,000 people we employ in hundreds of communities across the […]

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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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