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B.C. Luncheon with Premier Christy Clark

Canada Wood Korea (CWK) was invited with 16 CEOs of wood industry and architects to a business luncheon with B.C. Premier Christy Clark took place on Wednesday, May 25th at Four Seasons Hotel Seoul, which was hosted by the B.C. Ministry of… more

Support the Fort: Seoul

On May 21st, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Korea co-hosted “Support the Fort: Seoul” at Canucks Restaurant in Seoul as a fundraising event to help the people in Fort McMurray and surrounding areas affected by the wildfire in… more

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Korea Economy, Construction & Lumber Shipments

Economy
Coupled with Britain’s decision to leave the European Union (Brexit), the Bank of Korea revised down South Korea’s economic growth forecast from 2.8% to 2.7% this year and kept its record low interest rate steady at 1.25%,… more

Super-E® Workshop raises interest in Busan

Canada Wood Korea participated in the ‘2016 Busan Housing Interior Exhibition’ held in BEXCO, Busan. It started from March 10th to 13th with more than 200 exhibitors attending. CWK distributed technical information via CD and… more

Development and Production of 3 CDs

Canada Wood Korea successfully produced 3 CDs named, Canada Wood Literature Collection, Wood Roof Truss & Wood Infill Wall, and Wood Frame Construction Standard Design Drawing in March, 2016.
Canada Wood Literature Collection CD is the… more

Korean Wood Industry Associations appreciate Canada Wood

Canada Wood Korea was invited two leading wood industry associations’ annual regular year-end meetings.  As an honorable guest, Country Director Mr. Jeong of CWK attended the 49th Annual Regular General Meeting of the Korea Lumber… more

Korea Economy, Housing Construction and Lumber Shipments

Economic Update
Although external risks such as the global economic slowdown, uncertainties over the U.S. interest rate policy and instability in emerging markets are still weighing on the South Korean economy that relies a lot on exports,… more

Successful completion of 2015 Korea Wood Design Awards

Korea Wood Design Awards celebrate excellence in wood design and construction projects showcasing innovative use of wood products and technologies. This year, the Korea Association of Wood Culture, the organizer of KWDA, received a total… more

B-to-B Seminar for wood construction professionals

CWK held a B-to-B Seminar for WFC professionals including members of the Wood University Centre (WUC) and the Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA) at the seminar room of KOBACO located in Yangpyeong, Gyeonggi-do on November 14.
The… more

Ambassador Walsh Visits Charitable Organisation Pine Tree

In 2015, Canada Wood in collaboration with Inha University and the Korea Wood Construction Association held the WFC Practical Training Workshop at Pine Tree Home.
A wooden playhouse* was designed and built by architecture students of Inha… more

Technical Seminar on Treated Wood

Canada Wood Korea conducted the technical seminar on October 5, 2015 to inform major stakeholders of wood treatment in Korea on 1) penetration characteristics of ACQ’s ingredients to refractory species, 2) latest development in incising… more