B.C. invests $150 million to promote lumber
Sept. 2, 2016 - The Province of British Columbia has earmarked $150 million to promote B.C. lumber in advance of the Oct. 12 deadline for Canada and the U.S. to reach a softwood lumber deal.
September 2, 2016 By Maria Church
Steve Thomson, minister of forests, lands and natural resource operations, says the softwood agreement is critical to the province’s forest sector, but that the $150-million investment is not contingent on a trade deal being reached.
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