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Please join BC Wood at a Roundtable Discussion

Key themes we will be discussing: Impact of innovation and technology on your sector and the pressures it puts on productivity and finding the right employee Key occupations that are [...]

Registration Open for the 2018 Global Buyers Mission™ (GBM) EVENT!

If you haven’t experienced the GBM, or had to miss it this past year, you should be aware that this is the greatest opportunity of the year to showcase your [...]

Next Mexico Trade Mission: Aug 15-18, 2018

Ken Hori | khori@bcwood.com   BC Wood will be participating at the Tecno Mueble trade show In Guadalajara, August 15-18, 2018. In conjunction with the trade show week, business-to-business meetings [...]

USA Market Update – April 19, 2018

Dave Farley  |  dfarley@bcwood.com  A few comments, suggestions, and ideas... An interesting read in this mornings Tree Frog News for a couple of reasons. The opening starts off with a comment [...]

Penetrative Fire Retardants

An ounce of prevention can save lives. That is why it is imperative to make wood products fire retardant. However, there are many types of fire retardants to choose from. [...]

USA Market Update – March 29, 2018

Dave Farley  |  dfarley@bcwood.com A few comments, suggestions, and ideas for the industry....   We recently went down to Seattle, participating in the BC Wood sponsored WoodTALKS architects Lunch and [...]

Nikkei Architectural and Construction Materials Show 2018

Jim Ivanoff  | ivanoff@bcwood.jp From March 6th through 9th, BC Wood participated in Nikkei Messe at Tokyo Big Sight. Each year this show represents the largest gathering of construction industry professionals [...]

HoteRes Show 2018

Jim Ivanoff  | ivanoff@bcwood.jp With the Japanese inbound tourism market booming in Japan, BC Wood exhibited at the "Hotel Restaurant Show", better known as HoteRes, at Tokyo's Big Sight from [...]

Spotlight: Clean Line Designs

Clean Line Designs is a lower Mainland-based solid wood furniture manufacturer with a focus on designing for small living spaces. Primarily using Poplar, their product line includes all things [...]

Labour Market Research Project: What’s in it for your Business?

BC Wood is leading a project, funded through the BC Sector Labour Market Partnership Program, to investigate the labour market challenges facing BC's value-added wood products sector. The labour market information [...]