Every year the Forestry Innovation Investment (FII) funds and publishes reports on foreign markets, new product and technical research, and feasibility studies. This information is part of FII’s mandate to help promote B.C.’s forest sector internationally.
Below are links to the British Columbia Forest Products Trend Analysis Report for 2008. The analysis provides an overview of key markets, trends in consumption, supply and demand, and B.C.’s competitive position internationally.
Details in the 2008 report include:
The material is presented in three volumes.
Volume 1: An executive summary of the 2008 Trend Analysis, this volume provides an overview of supply, demand, trends and emerging issues in global forest products markets. The volume also includes a review of B.C.’s export picture and a summary analysis of the province’s key global markets.
Volume 2: A comprehensive review of each of B.C.’s key and emerging markets for solid wood products.
Volume 3: A comprehensive review of B.C.’s primary and secondary markets for pulp & paper products.
Market and technical research and product development reports are available on the Industry Resources page at FII’s web site www.bcfii.ca/industry_resources.