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Archives for the ‘Tree Talk Blog’ category - 2014

The Growing Potential of India

December 9, 2014 Tree Talk Blog No comments

by Nancy Tupper, Economic Analyst, FPAC

India is undergoing a remarkable transformation.  As an economic analyst, I am struck by the potential for India to change the dynamics of trade for the Canadian forest products sector. The question is how to penetrate this rapidly emerging market, and understand the realities that are making up the modern face of India.

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Our Busy Fall

November 27, 2014 Tree Talk Blog No comments

​– by David Lindsay, President and CEO, FPAC

Autumn was certainly a busy time for all the staff at the Forest Products Association of Canada. 

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Richard Garneau, CEO, Resolute Forest Products

Sustainability, a Resolute priority

November 10, 2014 Tree Talk Blog No comments

by Richard Garneau, President and CEO, Resolute Forest Products

Last month in Toronto, I attended the Clean50 Summit. I was lucky enough to attend the Summit as one of 50 individuals named to Canada’s 2015 Clean50, which “recognizes leaders who have made the greatest contributions to sustainable development or clean capitalism in Canada”.

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Taking Our Cue from Nature

October 7, 2014 Tree Talk Blog No comments

by Diane Roddy, B.Sc.F., R.P.F
Coordinator, CBFA National Working Group 1 (Leading forestry practices)

Ecosystem based management is about the forest industry taking its cue from nature. 

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A Green Dream Success Story

August 25, 2014 Tree Talk Blog No comments

by Andre Knight-Lira, Forester In-Training, Daishowa Marubeni International

This is now my second summer living in Peace River and I’m glad to be back. Last summer I got an internship with Daishowa Marubeni International (DMI) by winning a contest put on by The GreenestWorkforce called  The Green Dream Internship Contest, where students interested in a career in forestry could win an internship with a forestry company.

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