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Softwood dispute boosts forestry share prices?

According to a gated story on the Globe & Mail, the surprising (for some) result of the initial 20 per cent duty on Canadian lumber imports has been an increase in the value of some key Canadian forest company stocks.

B.C. saw filers share knowledge and take in new technology

Saw filers from Canada’s largest forest products companies down to small family-owned mills in B.C. mingled and shared best practices at the BC Saw Filers Association annual convention that took place in Kamloops, B.C., over the weekend.

‘This longstanding fight needs to end’: BC Lumber Trade Council president says

“These duties are unwarranted and this determination is completely without merit,” said president of the BC Lumber Trade Council Susan Yurkovich.

Sawmills in Quebec and Ontario are running at record high levels

Sawmills in Eastern Canada have been running at record high levels in 2016, with production reaching levels almost ten percent higher than in 2015 and almost 40 percent higher than five years ago.

New harvester head optimized for large-scale clearfell harvesting

Logset has launched a new product: the harvester head TH85. It is the sixth harvester head in the TH-series.
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Welcome to File Week 2017!

File Week 2017 has arrived and Canadian Forest Industries has all the coverage to keep you in the loop as we highlight innovations and accomplishments in the file room every day this week! » Read more...

Canadian Forest Industries magazine's Top 10 Under 40 contest nominations now open

The Canadian Forest Industries Top 10 Under 40 will recognize the achievements of the newest generation of forest industry workers. » Read more...

The biggest demonstration of full-scale final felling at the fair: Elmia Wood

Ponsse is coming to Elmia Wood with about 15 harvesters and forwarders. The company has invited customers from all around the world and all markets where it has business activities. » Read More...

Komatsu’s new PC290LL-11 log loader

Komatsu America Corp. has introduced the new PC290LL-11 as an addition to its current log loader product lineup. » Read More...

NAHB chairman on Trump's tax reform plan

Granger MacDonald, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Kerrville, Texas, issued the following response to President Trump's tax reform proposal. » Read More...

2017 ILA Conference and Trade Show

May 4-6, 2017
Location: Vernon, B.C.
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PwC's 30th Annual Global Forest, Paper & Packaging Industry Conference

May 10, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel 655 Burrard Street Vancouver, B.C.
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