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Federal, provincial ministers discuss ongoing softwood lumber dispute

Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, and his provincial counterparts discussed on Friday final determinations by the U.S. Department of Commerce in the countervailing and anti-dumping duty investigations into imports of certain softwood lumber products from Canada.

Western Forest Products closes its Englewood logging train

Logs will be transported by truck at a lower cost to create efficiencies in the transportation of logs to its mills from northern Vancouver Island forestry operations.

Increasingly mechanized logging supports strong gains in demand for forestry equipment

Global demand for forestry equipment is forecast to reach $9.2 billion on gains of 4.5 per cent per year, more than four times faster than in the 2011-2016 period.

Forest Stewardship Council recognizes forest champions

"We were astounded by the accomplishments of our award winners this year," said Corey Brinkema, president of the Forest Stewardship Council US.

Taiga reports better financial results due to stronger commodity prices

Taiga Building Products Ltd. has reported its financial results for the three and six months ended September 30, 2017.
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Young forestry stars: Meet Cory Wilson

Canadian Forest Industries Top 10 Under 40 contest is an annual tradition, drawing in nominations from coast-to-coast and recognizing young leaders in forestry. To individually acknowledge each winner and his or her contributions to the forest industry, CFI will feature each of our top 10 winners of 2017 over the next 10 weeks. This week, we introduce our readers to Cory Wilson. » Read more...

New report asserts softwood lumber's economic impacts

A new report by Forest Economic Advisors (FEA), commissioned by the Softwood Lumber Board (SLB), highlights the importance of softwood lumber manufacturing to the U.S. economy and, in particular, the health of rural communities, the Softwood Lumber Board reports. » Read more...
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