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April 27, 2016  

Soaring aerospace industry fuels Quebec’s exports

Diversified economy benefits from strong US demand for resources.

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April 11, 2016  

BC’s beetle chewed forests are recovering fast

They’re growing bigger and absorbing more carbon dioxide.

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March 31, 2016  

Canada’s glossy paper dispute with US goes to WTO

Duties affect paper producers in Quebec, New Brunswick and BC

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March 29, 2016  

Lottery leftovers

SCA gives new life to losing tickets.

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March 17, 2016  

Think diversification

Exporting critical to expanding Canadian manufacturing.

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March 16, 2016  

Export eligible?

CanExport helps SMEs navigate global markets.

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March 10, 2016  

Fiery blast damages BC wood products mill

No injuries reported; mill expected to resume operations in about a week.

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February 25, 2016  

Innovation is imperative to energy industry success: Deloitte

Study says an integrated approach is necessary for oil and gas companies to survive.

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February 18, 2016  

Ontario to reveal cap and trade platform “within weeks”

Province expects to generate $1.3 billion in revenue from the program in 2017-18.

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February 11, 2016  

Harmful gas levels in Chinese-made laminate flooring

afety review found flooring sold by Lumber Liquidators gave off enough formaldehyde gas to irritate eyes, nose and throat of many people.

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February 2, 2016  

Lumber Liquidators fined more than $13M for illegal imports

Department of Justice says the penalty is the biggest for timber trafficking under the Lacey Act.

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February 2, 2016  

Tembec suspends operations at Senneterre sawmill

Closing begins Feb. 8, 148 jobs affected by weakness in softwood, high costs.

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January 22, 2016  

Saskatchewan presses case for TPP trade deal

Trade minister touts “significant benefits” to agriculture, manufacturing and forestry sectors.

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January 12, 2016  

WorkSafeBC sued over 2012 mill explosions

Family members allege provincial agency was negligent in its inspections and investigations of the sawmills

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January 4, 2016  

How a trade feud with Canada built hundreds of homes in the US

A provision in the 2006 agreement guarantee $500 million in penalties levied on the Canadian lumber industry would go to American charities.

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November 19, 2015  

US imposing duties on Canadian glossy paper products

Department of Commerce claims US industry damaged by subsidized Canadian imports.

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November 18, 2015  

Resolute buys into tissue with Atlas acquisition

Purchase of Florida company counters dwindling paper demand.

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November 10, 2015  

Mapping Canada’s future

A framework for manufacturing success.

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October 23, 2015  

Flooring firm pleads guilty to environmental crimes

Lumber Liquidators to pay $13.2 million for illegally sourcing wood.

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October 23, 2015  

Maine lawmakers back duties against NS paper mill

They say Canadian paper subsidies hurt the state’s industry.

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October 15, 2015  

West Fraser to acquire Manning Diversified

Plans to expand annual production capacity at Alberta sawmill.

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October 15, 2015  

US confirms tariff in spat over Canadian coated paper

Claims producers received countervailable subsidies from to 20.18%.

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October 14, 2015  

Blame game already on as softwood deal expires

American lumber producers say 2006 agreement is outdated; they want new deal.

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October 8, 2015  

Lumber Liquidators paying $10M to end US probe

Investigation looking into importation of illegally sourced wood products.

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October 5, 2015  

12 countries, including Canada, reach tentative TPP trade deal

Notable provisions include slashed auto tariffs, which will be traded duty-free as long as they have 45% content from the TPP region.

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September 29, 2015  

Canfor buys Anthony Forest Products in $93.5M deal

AFP in Arkansas operates six facilities producing lumber, engineered wood and wood chips.

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September 10, 2015  

Canfor shuttering Canal Flats sawmill in BC

Lack of fibre supply and a depressed market to blame.

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August 20, 2015  

Two Quebec companies to manufacture treated wood

Joint venture will own seven plants in Atlantic Canada, Quebec and Ontario.

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July 29, 2015  

NS mill to fight US tariff decision on paper subsidies

Port Hawkesbury Paper said the interim duty of 20.33% is unfair and without merit.

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July 17, 2015  

Uniboard invests $7M to boost MDF capacity at Mont-Laurier plant

Manufacturer says wood fibre mat-preheating technology will boost productivity at the facility.

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July 9, 2015  

Canada’s wood sector on the rise

US housing recovery and lower loonie are leading growth, report says.

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July 6, 2015  

Canada, Japan at odds over BC timber in TPP trade talks

Japan is pushing for the elimination or modifications to controls imposed on BC log exports.