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January 8, 2019
Lumber industry in British Columbia is optimistic about growth in exports to China
British Columbia lumber producers are getting ready for a rough 2019, considering the concerns over Canada-China trade, the US housing market and American tariffs on Canadian softwood. According to The Globe and Mail, there is still a huge long-term opportunity for boosting lumber exports to China remains huge, despite recent trade tensions. British Columbia accounts for 97 per cent of Canadian lumber exports to China. Delegates from Canfor and other B.C. forestry firms such as West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., Interfor Corp., Conifex Timber Inc. and Tolko Industries Ltd ...
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