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  • Forestry
  • October 06, 2020 12:40

Lumber production on the rise in Canada

Canada's lumber production decreased 7.4% from June to 4 491.1 thousand cubic metres in July 2020. Production was 1.5% higher than in July 2019, as Statistics Canada reported ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • April 22, 2021 09:34

Canada housing starts up 21.6% in March to new record

. Much of the gain was on multiple urban starts, which jumped 33.8% to 222,358 units. Single-detached urban starts rose 3.6% to 78,615 units. Canada's average home selling price soared an eye-watering 31 ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • February 18, 2021 09:30

China: MOU signed by CNFA and Canada Wood Group

The China National Furniture Association and the Canada Wood Group successfully held an online signing of a MOU covering a wide range of activities ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • February 16, 2021 10:25

Canada housing starts climbed 23.1% in January

.1%, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. said Monday. Market expectations were not immediately available. The trend measure for January, or a six-month moving average of the monthly seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts, was 244,963 units, an i ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 08, 2021 10:19

Canada's lumber production increased by 12% yoy in December 2020

Canada's lumber production decreased 7.9% from November 2020 to 4 446.8 thousand cubic metres in December 2020. Production was 12% higher than in December 2019, as Statistics Canada ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • December 16, 2020 10:19

Canada: Housing starts jump in November

Canadian housing starts rose 14.4% in November compared with the previous month, beating analyst expectations, on a surge in multiple urban unit starts, data from the national housing agency showed on Tuesday. The seasonally adjusted annualized rate of housing starts rose to 246,033 u ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 31, 2020 12:49

WTO backs Canada in softwood lumber dispute

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has ruled in favour of Canada in its challenge of the United States Department of Commerce’s 2017 subsidy determination against Canadian softwood lumber products ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 12, 2020 09:27

Canada: Trend in housing starts was largely unchanged in September

. CMHC expects national starts to trend lower by the end of 2020 as a result of the negative impact of COVID-19 on economic and housing indicators. Standalone Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate (SAAR): The standalone monthly SAAR of housing starts for all areas in Canada ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 06, 2020 12:40

Canada: CMHC forecasts lower housing starts

A report from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation forecasts lower housing starts, sales and prices for the country’s major markets – and a slower rebound in Vancouver than in some other cities, reported CTV News ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 18, 2020 09:24

Canada: Annual pace of housing starts climbed higher in October

The annual pace of housing starts increased three per cent in October compared with September, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. said on Tuesday, although the increase was less than some economists predicted ... [more...]

  • Machinery News
  • September 11, 2019 02:39

Brandt acquires Nortrax Canada operations

The Brandt Group of Companies have reached an agreement to acquire the businesses of Nortrax Canada Inc. and Nortrax Quebec Inc ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • December 11, 2019 10:24

Canada housing starts rise slightly in November

The trend in Canadian housing starts was 219,047 units in November 2019, compared to 218,253 units in October 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 23, 2020 02:22

Russia overtakes Canada as leader in FSC-certified forests

. This means that Russia has overtaken the long-standing leader - Canada. Russia was able to get the first place in the area of ​​FSC-certified forests over the past year, increasing from February 2019 to February 2020 by almost 20%, i.e ... [more...]

  • Machinery News
  • April 16, 2019 11:17

Logset to establish a subsidiary in Canada

Logset Oy will establish a subsidiary named Logset Inc. in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada in May 2019. The new office base will offer sales help and technical support to Logset dealers based in North and South America, Japan and Australia ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • September 11, 2019 12:42

Canada: Housing starts up 1.9% in August

The pace of new Canadian housing starts in August climbed 1.9 per cent compared with July. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts rose to 226,639 units in August, up from 222,467 units in July ... [more...]

  • Panels
  • May 22, 2019 10:20

Tarkett plans to move all of its production from Canada to the US

Tarkett is transitioning all manufacturing activities from Waterloo, Ontario and Truro, Nova Scotia in Canada to manufacturing locations in the US, resulting in the closure of both the Waterloo plant, which produces flooring accessories, and the Tr ... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • November 27, 2019 09:03

Pinnacle and Tolko to build a wood pellet plant in Canada

Pinnacle Renewable Holdings entered into a limited partnership agreement with Tolko Industries Ltd. to build a new industrial wood pellet production facility in High Level, Alberta, Canada ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • January 10, 2020 10:10

Annual pace of housing starts in Canada slowed in December

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing starts slowed in December, mostly because of a decline in multiple-unit projects in urban areas ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • February 05, 2020 11:19

Canada's lumber production down by 11.2% in November 2019

Сanada's lumber production decreased 9.4% from October to 4 716.9 thousand cubic metres in November 2019. Production was 11.2% lower than in November 2018, as Statistics Canada reported ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 16, 2019 07:51

July housing starts trend higher in Canada

. The trend in housing starts was 208,970 units in July 2019, compared to 205,765 units in June 2019, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This trend measure is a six-month moving average of the monthly seasonally adjusted annual ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • April 16, 2020 09:00

Carrier Group to temporarily suspend operations in Canada

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Carrier Group of Companies have made decision to temporarily suspend operations at its Tabor Planer in Prince George, and the entire operation in Big River, Saskatchewan. Tabor Sawmill will continue operations, as will Carrier Manufacturing and t ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 02, 2020 02:40

Maibec to acquire LP’s East River facility in Canada

Maibec announced a joint agreement with LP to acquire East River facility located in Nova Scotia, Canada as well as the assets and brand rights for CanExel®, the fiber-based siding product manufactured there ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 19, 2020 01:20

Canada: Trudeau unveils massive aid for business and employees amid coronavirus uncertainty

. He enumerated more than CAD$82 billion in spending and credits — an amount that is equal to three percent of Canada’s GDP. “You will get the support you need during this time,” he said ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • June 20, 2019 10:17

FSC Canada national forest management standard is approved

FSC Canada launches a comprehensive new standard for responsible forest management in Canada. After six years of rigorous consultation with industry, environment, and social stakeholders and indigenous ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • September 16, 2019 09:35

Teal-Jones to curtail logging operations on the BC Coast, Canada

Teal-Jones has curtailed all harvesting operations on the BC Coast due to weak lumber markets and the high cost of fibre. The shutdown is effective immediately and includes Teal’s Fraser Valley and its Honeymoon Bay – TFL46 operations in Canada ... [more...]