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Korea Economy, Housing & Lumber Shipments

Korea Economic Update
Entering the New Year, the South Korean economy finds itself besieged by a complex set of external and internal risks such as China’s deepening slowdown, a prolonged downturn in international crude prices and the… more

Korean firefighters attend fire investigation course

For Immediate Release 2015FLNR0271-001456 Sept. 8, 2015
Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations BC Wildfire Service
MERRITT – Smoke from a series of small, controlled spot fires may be visible from communities in the… more

Korea Economy, Housing Starts and Lumber Shipments

Economy Update
South Korea’s economy is recovering from the second-quarter slump triggered by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, but weak exports are weighing on its growth.
South Korea’s export, a key growth engine for the… more

Korean designers attend 12-day Super-E workshop at UFV

Canada Wood Korea has successfully delivered the 11th Annual Advanced Technology Construction Training (ATCT) planned and conducted in collaboration with the Super E Office/Energy Efficient Exporters Alliance (EEEA), the University of the… more

QC Certification Program Celebrated

KWCA Marks 100th 5 Star Construction Quality Certification Application
Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA) held a ceremony to mark the 100th application for 5 Star, a voluntary wooden construction quality certification program… more

50 Architects enroll in 2 day Wood Design Workshop

Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA), the biggest and oldest wood frame construction and wood material related association in Korea has successfully conducted 2-day Wood Frame Structural Design Workshop for 49 builders and architects… more

Korean Economy, Construction & Lumber Shipments

Economy Update
The depreciation of the Chinese yuan ignited concerns across the world that the Chinese economy is worse than expected.  South Korea, as an export depending country, will likely suffer a direct or indirect impact from the… more

Architect-Inspector Training Course Expands WFC in Korea

13th KWCA-WUC Architect-Inspector Training, a Canada Wood sponsored association-based training program delivered jointly by the Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA) and Wood University Centre (WUC), has started its course on April… more

WFC Practical Training Workshop with Inha University

Seven days of the Annual WFC Practical Training Workshop, subtitled as CAN-KOR Wood Festival 2015, is underway in collaboration with Inha University, Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA) and Canada Wood.
This year’s workshop,… more

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Korean Economy, Construction & Lumber Shipments

Economic Update:
South Korea lowered its 2015 economic growth outlook to 3.1%, citing slumping exports and the negative impact of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak.Killing 32 people since May 20, the outbreak of MERS has… more

WFC Practical Training Workshop

CAN-KOR Wood Festival 2015, with Inha University architecture students not only train them on WFC, but also brings joy to toddlers housed in an orphanage
Inha University’s architecture students have started to work on the design of… more