Keyword: BC

Canfor temporarily reducing production capacity in B.C. due to market conditions

Canfor Corp. is temporarily cutting production in British Columbia due to what it says are challenging market conditions.   [...]

Western Forest Products invests $29 million in its B.C. operations

Western Forest Products has invested approximately $29 million towards its B.C. operations    The investments are [...]

B.C. lumber producers on a roller-coaster ride due to price changes

BC Lumber producers are accustomed to boom and bust cycles, but the past two years have been surprisingly volatile for [...]

B.C. forestry giants invested $6billion elsewhere in 2021

Canfor Corporation has ended 2021 with another investment outside of B.C. – bringing the total investment of B.C.’s [...]

B.C. forestry sector hit hard by fallout from November floods

Inability to move products forcing mills in the province to suspend operations.  Even before a series of atmospheric [...]

North American lumber prices rebound as Canadian floods curb shipments

North American lumber prices are poised to return to highs last seen in June after heavy rains and flooding in [...]

West Fraser’s lumber shipments drop up to 30% on BC floods

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. said weekly lumber shipments from the west of the country plunged about 25% to 30 [...]

BC lumber producer suspends production due to lack of logs

Skeena Sawmills has announced that they are temporarily suspended operations at their Terrace, B.C. sawmill this week. This is [...]

BC forest products industry faces uncertain future as government defers millions of hectares from logging

British Columbia forest products industry faces uncertain future as government defers millions of acres from logging.     [...]