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Monthly Archives: November 2015

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2015 Forestry Asia Trade Mission set for Japan and China 2015

Published November 19th, 2015 by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations – Source

Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson will be leading a delegation of over 30 senior executives from B.C.’s forest companies and associations to Japan and China from Nov. 27 to Dec. 5, 2015.

This will be Thomson’s fourth trade mission to China and Japan as forests minister. China and Japan are respectively B.C.’s second- and third- largest markets for softwood lumber products.

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Canada’s Forest Products Industry: Growing A Greener Tomorrow

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Canada Wood Group Impact Report 2015

The Canada Wood Group (CWG) helps Canadian wood products manufacturers diversify and expand export opportunities in traditional and emerging markets.

Learn more about Canada Wood’s impact via this infographic report.

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The Canadian Forestry Sector’s Virtuous Cycle on Climate Change

Published October 28th, 2015 by David Lindsay for The Forest Products Association of Canada – Source

Droughts from California to British Columbia. Record-breaking   temperatures in Central Canada. Fires in Saskatchewan—all blamed on climate change. Yet as angst grows about the impact of climate change, so do fears that curbing greenhouse gases (GHGs) could curtail economic activity. So wouldn’t it be wonderful if there were something that pulled greenhouse gasses out of the air while fostering jobs and growth?


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