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Sep 26, 2014, 12:46 ET

Forest Industry supports European trade deal

OTTAWA, Sept. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - As a broad supporter of free trade, the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today welcomed the signing...

Sep 25, 2014, 14:24 ET

Forest industry offers Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

OTTAWA, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is opening up nominations for its annual Skills Award for...

Sep 23, 2014, 14:43 ET

Ontario decision on taller wood buildings is boost for Forest Industry

OTTAWA, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the decision by the Government of Ontario to allow...

Sep 08, 2014, 15:22 ET

Canadian forest products industry underscores commitment to environment

OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) says Canada has one of the best records in the world when it...

Jul 02, 2014, 15:09 ET

Launch of Aboriginal business award for forest industry

OTTAWA, July 2, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:52 ET

Forest products industry poised to develop more cutting edge innovations

CALGARY, June 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) says Canada's forest companies are well positioned to develop new...

Jun 17, 2014, 07:34 ET

Forest industry report card: progress made on ambitious goals of Vision2020

OTTAWA, June 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today released its first report card on Vision2020,...

Feb 11, 2014, 18:00 ET

Budget is welcome boost for forest industry transformation

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) appreciates  the additional support for innovation and sector...

Feb 06, 2014, 13:14 ET

Independent study showing safety of wood buildings welcomed by forest industry

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased with the release of a study showing that the type of...

Jan 09, 2014, 10:22 ET

Forestry student announced as winner of skills award for aboriginal youth

EDMONTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) has awarded the second annual Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth...

Dec 18, 2013, 13:45 ET

Forest Industry lauds another World First for Canada's innovative forest sector

OTTAWA, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds the announcement of funding for a new strategic...

Dec 03, 2013, 12:42 ET

Living The Green Dream: Eighteen Students Win Jobs Via Social Media

OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is pleased to announce that 18 students from across the country...

Nov 27, 2013, 13:58 ET

Forest industry welcomes government's trade strategy

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) appreciates the government's announcement about a Global Markets...

Nov 07, 2013, 11:30 ET

Forest Industry Seeks To Build Momentum For Sector Transformation

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is calling on the federal government to renew and replenish the...

Oct 18, 2013, 11:04 ET

Forest industry welcomes trade deal with Europe

OTTAWA, Oct. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) today expressed its support for the agreement in principle for a...

Sep 17, 2013, 09:32 ET

Forest industry offers Skills Award for Aboriginal Youth

OTTAWA, Sept. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) is opening nominations for its annual Skills Award for Aboriginal...

Sep 16, 2013, 09:40 ET

Looking for a "Green" Summer Job? Enter the Green Dream Internship Contest!

OTTAWA, Sept. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Students will be able to compete on-line for 15 paid summer Green Dream Internships in a social media contest...

May 21, 2013, 14:28 ET

Statement From CEO of Forest Products Association on Boreal Agreement

OTTAWA, May 21, 2013 /CNW/ - As the President and CEO of the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), on behalf of the companies who signed...

May 13, 2013, 10:16 ET

Launch of Aboriginal Business Award for Forest Industry

OTTAWA, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) today...

Apr 18, 2013, 12:50 ET

Promising Students Win Forest Industry Jobs Via Social Media Contest

Grand Prize Winner from Vancouver to Work in Grand Prairie Alberta OTTAWA, April 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Forest Products Association of Canada...