Forest Products Association of Canada

Press Releases

FPAC WELCOMES CANADIAN KRAFT PAPER AS ITS NEWEST MEMBER

January 23, 2019 Press Releases

Today, Derek Nighbor, President and CEO of Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), announced that Canadian Kraft Paper Industries Ltd. is joining FPAC as its newest member. Canadian Kraft Paper Industries Ltd. is an integrated kraft pulp and paper mill located in The Pas, Manitoba, 620 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg. The mill has been in […]

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Forest Sector Applauds Government’s Decision to Proceed with Supply Chain Investigation

January 14, 2019 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) welcomes today’s federal decision to have the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) investigate supply chain failures in British Columbia’s Lower Mainland. Canada’s forest products sector relies on an efficient and reliable transportation system to move our products through Canada to global markets. Over the past two years, system congestion through […]

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UBC RESEARCHER COMPETES FOR INTERNATIONAL FORESTRY INNOVATION AWARD

January 8, 2019 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce that a graduate researcher at the University of British Columbia’s School of Chemical and Biological Engineering has been chosen as the Canadian finalist for the global Blue Sky Young Researchers Innovation Award. Amir Kashani is currently pursuing a graduate degree in Genome Sciences and Technology, […]

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Canada’s Forest Products Sector welcomes the Katowice Declaration on Forests for the Climate

December 13, 2018 Press Releases

Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to support the Ministerial “Declaration on Forests for the Climate”, which was tabled today at the COP24 meeting in Poland. Today’s declaration recognizes the critical role that forests in Canada and around the world play in achieving global climate change targets. In addition to reducing greenhouse gas […]

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Canada’s Forest sector applauds recent Senate Committee Recommendations

December 11, 2018 Press Releases

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release December 11, 2018 – OTTAWA:  After significant consultation with key stakeholders, Canada’s Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry released a report today entitled:  “Feast or Famine: Impacts of climate change and carbon pricing on agriculture, agri-food and forestry.” Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) was very pleased to participate in […]

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