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Canada Wood Keynote Presentation for the JAS 2×4 Lumber Council

Shawn Lawlor

By Shawn Lawlor

Director, Canada Wood Japan

December 12, 2017

Canada Wood’s Shawn Lawlor delivered a keynote presentation on the current state of play in Canada’s forest sector.

On October 5th Canada Wood’s Shawn Lawlor delivered a keynote presentation on the current state of play in Canada’s forest sector. The conference was organized by the JAS 2×4 Lumber Council and was attended by 70 Council members – primarily from the procurement and sales divisions of lumber panel plants and importers. The topics covered included a review of Canadian forest product exports to the United States and major Asian destinations, an update on the impact of the MPB, an overview of the Softwood Lumber Dispute and review of the recent impacts of the BC wildfire situation.