On Friday, March 27, the Forest Products Association of Canada and Canada's Public Policy Forum jointly hosted an innovative and collaborative panel at Ottawa's Museum of Nature, to discuss The Future of Forestry: Sustainable Solutions.
Canada’s forestry sector is getting around in the world. Last month a delegation took part in the 19th European Biomass Conference Exhibition in Berlin. Designed to promote business-to-business relationships and to foster a spirit of collaboration between Canadian biomass/bioenergy producers and European organizations and investors, Canadian representatives were out in full force to showcase what our industry has to offer.
On August 5, 2010, 33 miners were left trapped 700 metres below the ground in the Atacama Desert in
When I first began writing about Canada's forest sector in 2004, the industry was at a critical turning point. The glory days of positive ROIs and extensive capital upgrades were starting to fade and mills were beginning to make strategic exits from unprofitable paper grades – or closing facilities altogether.