1 - 25 of 2071 results for "Canada"
  • Forestry
  • August 08, 2022 06:16

Canada to Challenge now lowered US Lumber Duties

Canada’s government wants to challenge the lately lowered US duties on softwood lumber, because of the “unjustified harm” those tariffs are causing ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • September 07, 2022 09:18

Canada's lumber production down 8.7% in June

.7% from June 2021. Canada's sawmills shipped 4 543.6 thousand cubic metres of lumber in June, down 1.5% from May 2022 and down 5 ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 22, 2022 10:31

Lower duties on Canadian sawnwood, Canada wants them removed

The Commerce Department ruled this month that the tariff applied to some Canadian sawn softwood imports will drop to 8.59% from 17.91%. Canada’s government said the US tariffs have caused “unjustified harm” to the industry and workers ... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • August 05, 2022 10:18

Drax Group to acquire pellet plant in Canada

Drax Group has signed an agreement with Princeton Standard Pellet Corporation (PSPC) to acquire its pellet plant in Princeton, British Columbia, Canada ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • September 05, 2022 03:00

Canada officially launches challenge on U.S. duties on softwood lumber

On Monday, August 29, Canada filed notice that it will challenge, under Chapter 10 of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), the final results of the U.S ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • September 13, 2022 08:25

Resolute Forest Products breaks ground on planer mill in Quebec, Canada

Resolute Forest Products Inc. breaks ground on construction of new planer mill adjacent to Senneterre sawmill in Quebec, Canada. The planer, expected to be functional by the end of this year, will optimize fiber supply, enhance overall efficienc ... [more...]

  • Interior
  • July 07, 2022 09:26

Tafisa Canada inaugurates its new plant in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec

Tafisa Canada, a leading particleboard and TFL decorative panel manufacturer, remains the manufacturer offering the most comprehensive range of decorative surfaces in North America, as it confirms a total of $62 million in investments in its fac ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 16, 2022 11:15

Housing starts in Canada record lower trend in May 2022

The trend in housing starts in May were at 254,727 units, down from April’s reported 257,833 units, according to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 10, 2022 10:58

Canada Invests in Wood Manufacturing Study Project

The Canadian Ministry of Natural Resources has announced a $1-million contribution to the Wood Manufacturing Cluster of Ontario (WMCO) to support a study involving 10 collaborating wood manufacturing small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across three industry segments - cabinetry, commerci ... [more...]

  • Panels
  • July 12, 2022 09:55

Tafisa Canada Invests U$ 48 million in production plants

Tafisa Canada, a leading particleboard and decorative panel manufacturer, confirmed a total of USD 48 million in investments in its facilities in Lac-Mégantic, Canada ... [more...]

  • Machinery News
  • March 01, 2022 01:24

Weinig Group to acquire Machinerie Godin in Canada

Weinig Holz-Her Canada announces the acquisition of Machinerie Godin. Founded in 1989, the company had been a Weinig sales and service office in Quebec and the Maritime provinces for several decades ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • April 19, 2022 01:31

Sinclar Group to temporarily reduce production capacity at 3 sawmills in Canada

. James and Prince George, Canada. Beginning April 25, 2022, all three operations will move from a five-day to a four-day work week. Sinclar will continue to monitor the situation and adjust accordingly ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • February 16, 2022 12:44

Canada: Annual pace of housing starts slowed in January

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in January slowed compared with December. The national housing agency says the seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts fell to 230,754 units in January compare ... [more...]

  • Machinery News
  • May 18, 2022 10:11

Mirax Group acquires Interfor’s Avalon Dryland Sort in Port Mellon, Canada

Mirax Group has reached an agreement to acquire Interfor Corporation’s Avalon Dryland Log Sort (“Avalon”) assets located in Port Mellon, British Columbia, Canada, and will operate through a wholly-owned affiliated company, Avalon Log Sort Inc ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • September 17, 2021 01:33

Canada: Housing starts decline in August

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp (CMHC) reported on Wednesday (9-15-21) that the annual pace of housing starts in Canada in August slowed when compared with July, as the rate of new home construction co ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 21, 2021 06:08

Canfor announces production curtailment in Canada

The Canfor Corporation has announced the curtailment of approximately 115 million board feet of production capacity at its Canadian sawmills during the third quarter of 2021 due to the significant supply chain challenges and transportation backlog in Western Canada ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • October 19, 2021 01:35

Annual pace of housing starts in Canada slowed in September

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in September fell compared with August. The national housing agency says the seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts last month was 251,151 units, down 4 ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • May 10, 2021 11:38

Canada's lumber production down in February

Canada's lumber production decreased 2.9% from January to 4 659.9 thousand cubic metres in February. Production was 1% lower than in February 2020, as Statistics Canada ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 06, 2021 11:50

Rising Vietnamese wood product exports to Canada

According to data from the General Department of Customs, Vietnam's W&WP exports to Canada in May 2021 reached US$20.8 million, up 138% compared to May 2020 ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • May 11, 2021 08:48

US and Canada see surge in housing starts

. Canadian housing starts jumped to the highest level in more than four decades as developers seek to take advantage of a hot real estate market. Builders started work on an annualized 335,200 units last month, a jump of 22% from February”s already elevated levels, according to Canada ... [more...]

  • Special Reports
  • May 25, 2021 01:06

US to increase tariffs on softwood lumber imports from Canada

The U.S. Commerce Department is taking steps to increase preliminary tariffs on softwood lumber imports from Canada.If finalized, the higher import tariffs would raise producer costs and cut into their profits but are unlikely to impact the pric ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 19, 2021 11:23

Annual pace of housing starts in Canada slowed in July

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the annual pace of housing starts in July fell compared with June. The national housing agency says the annual pace of starts fell to 272,176 units in July compared with 281,200 in June ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • August 18, 2021 09:10

Canada issues regulation on formaldehyde emissions from wood-based panels

The Canadian Ministry of the Environment published an ordinance on the regulation of formaldehyde emissions from wood-based materials SOR / 2021-148 in the Canada Gazette, Part II, Volume 155, Number 14 on July 7, 2021 ... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • January 19, 2021 08:21

Canada housing starts fall in December

The annual pace of housing starts in December fell compared with November, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. The monthly seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts for all areas in Canada ... [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...]