BC invests $7.7 million to advance wood use and grow global markets
The Government of British Columbia is investing $7.7 million to promote the use of BC wood, advance wood building systems and products, and expand global markets, Premier Christy Clark announced at the Council of Forest Industries annual convention.
Premier Christy Clark made the announcement in her keynote speech, which spoke to government’s actions on the softwood lumber file. Diversifying markets and reducing reliance on the United States market continues to be a key part of government’s strategy to keep BC’s forest sector strong.
Learn more: news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2017PREM0044-001144