Forest Products Association of Canada

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FPAC APPLAUDS NEW RAIL BILL AS CRITICAL BUT RECOMMENDS CHANGES TO ENSURE SUCCESS

February 26, 2013 Press Releases No comments

The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) supports the intent of the Fair Rail Freight Service Act, Bill C-52, to enhance the effectiveness, efficiency and reliability of the rail system but it recommends changes to help reduce the regulatory burden and help the legislation reach its stated intent.The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) supports the intent of the Fair Rail Freight Service Act, Bill C-52, to enhance the effectiveness, efficiency and reliability of the rail system but it recommends changes to help reduce the regulatory burden and help the legislation reach its stated intent.

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FOREST PRODUCTS INDUSTRY SET TO BE BIGGER PLAYER IN GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION

February 14, 2013 Press Releases No comments

Canada’s forest products industry can uniquely respond to emerging trends in the global construction industry by offering new customized wood products and pre-fabricated solutions of the highest environmental quality. If the industry takes up the challenge, it could gain a larger slice of the estimated $8 trillion a year global construction market that is growing at 8% a year.

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