Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

CANADA’S FOREST SECTOR OFFERS RECOMMENDATIONS TO FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ON GREEN RECOVERY

December 9, 2020 Press Releases

Earlier today, Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) released Innovative, Sustainable, Resilient: Recommendations from Canada’s Forest Sector to Drive Economic Recovery and a Net-Zero Carbon Future. The report, submitted to the federal government, outlines how Canadian forestry workers, forest management, and forest products can help kickstart a green economic recovery. At today’s launch, FPAC President […]

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FOREST SECTOR READY TO ADVANCE CANADA’S GREEN ECONOMIC RECOVERY

November 30, 2020 Press Releases

Earlier today, Canada’s Deputy Prime Minster and Minister of Finance, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, presented the federal government’s fall economic statement in the House of Commons. In response, below is a statement from Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) President and CEO, Derek Nighbor: “Two things are abundantly clear. First, real economic recovery cannot take place […]

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CANADA’S FORESTRY SECTOR SUPPORTS FEDERAL MOVE TOWARD NET-ZERO EMISSIONS BY 2050

November 19, 2020 Press Releases

Earlier today, Canada’s federal government tabled a bill that will put Canada on the path to meet net-zero emission targets by 2050. Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) supports this move to chart a course for clean growth and net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Below is a statement from FPAC President and CEO, Derek Nighbor: “Canada’s forest sector is […]

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CANADA’S FOREST SECTOR KEY TO CANADA’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY

November 3, 2020 Press Releases

Earlier today, Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Natural Resources to speak with Members of Parliament about how government can work with forest sector workers and communities to advance economic recovery and help grow a lower carbon economy for tomorrow. FPAC’s remarks outlined several potential solutions […]

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