What’s New

Contributors

Categories

Archives

Coast Forest Today - Our Blog

Monthly Archives: February 2008

Coast Forest Coverage

coastforest

Cedar stays strong – for now

Source: Vancouver Sun, February 29, 2008

VANCOUVER – While dimension lumber sawmills try to stay afloat making a product few U.S. builders want, cedar producers say their exclusive product is selling for near-record prices despite the U.S. market meltdown….

Download PDF

Coast Forest Coverage

coastforest

B.C., Ottawa strike twin blows to forestry

Source: Globe and Mail, February 29, 2008

VANCOUVER – Faced with the biggest crisis in its history, the forestry industry has gotten two slaps from government in as many weeks….

Download PDF

Coast Forest Coverage

coastforest

Truckers say they face huge cost increases

Source: Victoria Times Colonist, February 19, 2008

VICTORIA – B.C.’s commercial truckers say new fuel taxes announced in yesterday’s provincial budget will cost their industry tens of millions of dollars….

Download PDF

Coast Forest Coverage

coastforest

‘Love-in’ ends war in Great Bear Rainforest

Source: Vancouver Sun, February 8, 2008

VANCOUVER – The B.C. government announced Thursday it has signed new legally binding rules committing forest companies to eco-based logging on the province’s north and central coast…

Download PDF

Big news! Coast Forest and COFI have come together as one
organization for a stronger, unified voice for BC's forest industry.
This website is no longer being updated.

Please visit BC Council of Forest Industries for more information on BC forestry.

Close window