Former Olympic Venue to be the Next Development Champ?

Jim Ivanoff  | ivanoff@bcwood.jp With the Winter Olympics happening now in PyeongChang, it is a good time to think back to a former host, Nagano, Japan. Most Canadians may not [...]

Japanese Inbound Visitors Shatter Record in 2017

Jim Ivanoff  | ivanoff@bcwood.jp The number of visitors to Japan continues to soar. While the government originally set a target of 20 million annual visitors for the 2020 Olympic [...]

Promote your Company in the BC Wood Japan Brochure and Showroom

Jim Ivanoff In the New Year, BC Wood will redesign its Japanese language brochure that is used at all trade shows and events in Japan. It is also given out [...]

Strong Japanese Economy Powers the Japan Home and Building Show

Jim Ivanoff For 2017, the Japan Home and Building Show was bigger and more diversified than ever. The growth in the Japanese hospitality sector has led the show organizers [...]

Nikkei Show 2018

Jim Ivanoff BC Wood will once again be coordinating the Canadian Pavilion at the Nikkei Architectural and Construction Materials Show at Tokyo's Big Sight from March 6th through 9th, [...]

Osaka Living & Design Show 2017

Jim Ivanoff |  ivanoff@canadawood.jp The Osaka Living and Design Show has grown into not only one of the leading design shows in Japan, but also the most respected housing related show [...]

Reform Show 2017

Jim Ivanoff As a part of BC Wood's continuing efforts to explore new and growing markets in Japan for our members, we once again exhibited on behalf of the [...]

Japan Home & Building Show 2017 – November 15-17

Jim Ivanoff BC Wood is once again organizing the Canadian Pavilion at the Japan Home & Building Show on behalf of the wood industry. This show is held [...]

Brent Comber’s “Siigaay” Sculpture Revealed in the Osaka Conrad Hotel

Jim Ivanoff With the number of inbound travelers to Japan growing by leaps and bounds, there is a great need for both new hotel construction and renovations. This [...]

Nikkei Architectural and Construction Materials Show 2017

Jim Ivanoff   From March 7th through 10th, BC Wood participated in Nikkei Messe at Tokyo Big Sight. Each year, this show represents the largest gathering of construction industry professionals [...]