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Monthly Archives: April 2012

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Coast Forest Elects New Board of Directors

R.M. (Rick) Jeffery, President & CEO of Coast Forest Products Association, is pleased to announce the election of the Association’s 2012 Board of Directors and its Chair, Mr. Lee Doney.  Mr. Doney is also Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of Western Forest Products.

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Coast Forest Products Association Welcomes Brian Frank, TimberWest

Coast Forest Products Association congratulates Brian Frank on his appointment as President and CEO of TimberWest and welcomes him to the Association.

For more details from TimberWest regarding the appointment, please see the original news release.

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Recent Developments on the Softwood Lumber File

From the office of Colin Bird, Director, Softwood Lumber Division.

We are pleased to inform you that Canada and the United States have both ratified the agreement extending the 2006 Canada – U.S. Softwood Lumber Agreement through October 12, 2015. The extension agreement, signed by the two countries on January 23, 2012, came into force today.

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Forest Plan Charts Path to Sustainable Growth

British Columbia’s forest sector strategy, released under the BC Jobs Plan, will build on and grow six priorities planted by the Working Roundtable on Forestry to support a more vibrant sector that supports employment in every part of the province. Click here to download the document

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Coast Forest Welcomes New Director of Communications and Research

On behalf of Coast Forest Products Association, I am pleased to welcome Susan Gagnon as the newest member of our team…  More

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Coast Forest Welcomes Director of Communications and Research

Coast Forest Products Association welcomes Susan Gagnon as the Company’s new Director of Communications and Research.

“We are pleased to welcome Susan Gagnon to our staff at Coast Forest,” said Rick Jeffery, President and CEO of Coast Forest Products Association. “We are confident that she will add to our capacity to serve our members and further enhance our efforts to build upon new and existing initiatives.”

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Rick Jeffery

President & CEO, Coast Forest Products Association

Coast Forest Welcomes New Director of Communications and Research

On behalf of Coast Forest Products Association, I am pleased to welcome Susan Gagnon as the newest member of our team.

As Director of Communications and Research, Susan will add to our capacity to serve our association members by further building upon our communications program and facilitating our research requirements. She brings with her nearly fourteen years of experience generating award-winning communications strategies, building industry-leading initiatives and directing successful political campaigns. Susan holds a B.A. in Psychology from Simon Fraser University. Read more

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Coastal loggers violating softwood lumber deal, U.S. claims

Source: The Vancouver Sun, April 11, 2012

Rick Jeffrey, president of the Coast Forest Products Association, said the quarterly changes in stumpage rates have fluctuated up and down. What is more significant, he said, is that the price of the products produced on the Coast have been “flat as a pancake.”

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