As the unified voice of BC’s forest industry, the Council of Forest Industries can provide expert commentary and insight on issues impacting the industry, including topics such as forest policy, sustainability, climate change, transportation, exports and trade, and innovation.
Over 140,000 total jobs, $12.9 billion in GDP drive economy in communities across the province VANCOUVER, B.C. – An economic study released today by the B.C. forest industry confirms that the sector continues to be a cornerstone of the provincial economy and one of...Read more
Media Statement from BC Council of Forest Industries on the Swearing in of B.C.’s 36th Premier and New Cabinet
(Vancouver, B.C.) – Susan Yurkovich, President of the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) issued the following statement today on the swearing in of Premier John Horgan and his new Cabinet: “The BC Council of Forest Industries congratulates Premier John Horgan as...Read more
Vancouver, B.C. – The BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI), with media partner Canadian Forest Industries (CFI) Magazine, today announced the launch of a photo contest that celebrates the significance of the forest industry to the communities of B.C. and the people...Read more
Trade, innovation and global economy to highlight 2017 COFI Annual Convention, April 5-7, 2017. Vancouver, BC -- Almost 600 industry and government leaders, expert speakers and attendees will gather in Vancouver for the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) Annual...Read more
Vancouver, B.C. – The Council of Forest Industries (COFI) is pleased to announce its 2017 Annual Convention to be held April 5th to 7th. For the first time, the event will be held in Vancouver at the beautiful wood-panelled Convention Centre West and will host...Read more
For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC – The BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) today welcomed the Government of B.C.’s s fifth consecutive balanced budget which provides some tax relief to encourage competitiveness and a continued commitment to expand our export...Read more
Vancouver, B.C. – The Council of Forest Industries (COFI), with media partner Canadian Forest Industries (CFI) Magazine and prize sponsor London Drugs, today announced the winners of the Forestry Photo Contest. “The photos we received truly captured the story of the...Read more
Vancouver, BC – The Council of Forest Industries (COFI) welcomed today’s release of the report by the Commission on Tax Competitiveness, an independent panel established earlier this year to consult and review B.C.’s corporate tax structure and develop recommendations...Read more
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