Akhurst Machinery Ltd.

Contact: Graham Akhurst
Phone: (604) 540-1430 or 1-888-265-4826
Fax: (604) 540-1780
Email: grahama@akhurst.com
Website: www.akhurst.com

Alran Industries

Contact: Alex Pawliuk
Phone: (604) 526-8225
Fax: (604) 526-8205
Email: alran@telus.net
Website: www.akhurst.com

Apri Insurance Inc.

Contact: Merv Evdokimenko
Phone: (604) 605-3650
Fax: (604) 605-0020
Email: merv.evdokimenko@apriinc.com
Website: www.livingasplanned.com

Apri Insurance Inc. is BC Wood’s authorized insurance partner, specializing in designing and implementing Employee Group Benefit, Retirement Programs, and other individual insurance products for member companies of BC Wood.

Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada, BC Chapter

Contact: Moira Rowan
Phone: (604) 298-3555
Email: info.bc@awmac.com
Website: bc.awmac.org

Reputation and credibility are key to business success. AWMAC BC continuously strives to strengthen industry standards and improve the quality of workmanship. In partnership with members throughout British Columbia and Canada, we have achieved international recognition as industry leaders. AWMAC BC supports a growing membership while setting the bar for our industry through commitment to the following mission statement.
Our mission: AWMAC BC, an acknowledged leader in the architectural woodwork industry, upholds the highest standards of education, workmanship, and business practices.

BFL Canada Insurance Services Inc.

Contact: Randy Nobbs
Phone: (778) 329-4171
Fax: (604) 683-9316
Email: rnobbs@bflcanada.ca
Website: www.bflcanada.ca

BFL CANADA is the largest privately owned commercial insurance brokerage and risk management services firm in Canada. We specialize in providing sound risk management advice and offer responsive and proactive insurance brokerage services to those companies in the value-added wood products sector.

BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc.

Contact: Matthew Tuason
Phone: (604) 443-1427
Fax: (250) 549-2420
Website:  www.mtuason.com

Providing personal service to a finite group of clients and their families.

Baron Insurance Broker Group

Contact: Matthew Leck
Phone: (250) 558-8700
Fax: (250) 549-2420
Email: mleck@baroninsurance.com
Website: baroninsurance.com

A giant “Thank You” to all the members of the BC Wood Association for your support. The largest part of our business comes from the British Columbia wood sector and we will continue to do our very best to support you all. Property/Equipment/Stock/Liability/Cargo/Business Interruption/Course of Construction/USA & Foreign Exposures

Brightwood International Trading Ltd.

Contact: Brett Li
Phone: (604) 839-2069
Email: brett@brightwoodtrading.com
Website: brightwoodtrading.com

Brightwood delivers higher-end lumber products in species of Western Red Cedar, Yellow Cedar, Hemlock, Douglas Fir  to customers in offshore markets, esp. Asia.

Cambridge Mercantile Group

Contact: Kathleen Leroux
Phone: (416) 646-6401
Email: info@cambridgefx.com
Website: www.cambridgefx.com

Since its inception in 1992, Cambridge Mercantile Group has grown to become a leading provider of global payments and currency risk management solutions.

Canaan Group

Contact: Patrick Lo
Phone: (604) 873-1666
Fax: (604) 295-3200
Email: sales@canaangroup.ca
Website: www.canaangroup.ca

Canaan Group is a conglomerate Logistics Companies providing logistic services including freight forwarding, warehousing, trucking, custom brokerage, venture capital, and other transportation consulting services. Our business model is based on quality customer service and our people are our key assets to achieving this success. We have 5 offices in Canada and one office in the United States. Through a partnership with Tandem Global Logistics Company we have now over 73 offices around the world.

Canada at Home

Contact: Seiji Mizukoshi
Phone: (604) 692-2555
Fax: (604) 692-2556
Email: seiji@canahome.com
Website: canahome.com

Canadian Wood Products – Montreal Inc

Contact: Jeffery Chan
Phone: (604) 669-2120
Fax: (604) 669-2121
Email: jeff@canadianwood.ca
Website: canadianwood.ca

A professional, committed, and entrepreneurial trading team.

Canasia Forest Industries Ltd.

Contact: Mohinder Sull
Phone: (604) 502-8880 ext 108
Fax: (604) 502-8813
Email: mo@westexgroup.net or peter@canasiaforest.com
Website: www.canasiaforest.com

Canasia Forest Industries Ltd & Westex Timber is a Canadian company based in Surrey, BC that specializes in distribution, manufacturing, and exporting of softwood dimension lumber, timbers, and treated lumber of approx 100,000 cbm per year. Species include: S.P.F., Hemfir, and Western Red Cedar.  Our reputation for excellence extends throughout North America, Japan, Korea, China, India, and the Middle East. Our main focus is Western KD and SPF. We pride ourselves to be the best in the forestry business in consistent quality, shipping, and competitive pricing.

Cantexx Stitching

Contact: James Lu
Phone: (604) 539-1218
Fax: (604) 539-1219
Email: info@cantexx.ca
Website: www.cantexx.ca

So you are off to your next trade event and you know that a small reminder to new potential customers is always a good thing! How about a nice pen with your logo and website, or maybe you want something a little nicer to present to your regular customers – that is a thank-you and at the same time, a reminder that you value their business. Cantexx Stitching has been working with BC Wood for years and is a trusted source (at a very good price) for anything you think you might need in the way of branded product. Locally owned and operated, James Lu and his team do most of the stitching and screening on-site at their small plant in Langley, which means you aren’t waiting for a shipment from off-shore or back east. Cantexx is offering special discount rates to BC Wood members.

CanWest Forest Products, Ltd

Contact: Andrew Hu
Phone: (778) 321-3439
Email: andrewh@cwfp.ca
Website: www.cwfp.ca

CanWest Forest Products Ltd.(CWFP) is one of the PacificNorthwest’s leading marketers and traders of a wide range of wood products to customers all over the world. It is based in Vancouver, BC and gains a solid reputation in the forest industry. CWFP supplies various species and sizes of forest products, including Hemlock, Douglas Fir and SPF etc.

Since our inception years ago, CanWest’s business has rapidly spread over China and other Southeast Asian markets. With years of operation, we have established CWFP as a professional and efficient provider of high quality lumber. We are committed to satisfying our customers with competitively priced and quality products in a socially responsible manner.

Cedar Shake & Shingle Bureau

Contact: Lynne Christiansen
Phone: (604) 820-7700
Fax: (604) 820-0266
Email: info@cedarbureau.com
Website: www.cedarbureau.org

The CSSB is a non-profit trade association representing manufacturers, distributors, installers and other business members involved in the production and promotion of the Certi-label® brand of Western Red and Alaskan Yellow cedar shakes and shingles throughout North America and Europe.

Centre for Advanced Wood Processing (CAWP)

Contact: Iain MacDonald
Phone: (604) 822-6448
Fax: (604) 822-9159
Email: iain.macdonald@ubc.ca
Website: www.cawp.ubc.ca

CAWP at UBC is Canada’s national centre for education, technology transfer and research in advanced wood products manufacturing. CAWP provides training and product development services programs for the industry, supports an undergraduate degree program in Wood Products Processing and provides coop students for industry placements.

Coast Fraser Enterprises Ltd.

Phone: (604) 498-1110
Fax: (604) 909-4803
Email: sales@coastfraser.ca
Website: www.coastfraser.com

Coast Fraser specializes in exporting North American wood products around the world.  We proudly provide quality wood products to our Middle Eastern, Chinese, Indian, and South-East Asian customers.  We promote a variety of lumber, including Spruce-Pine-Fir, Hemlock Fir, Douglas Fir and Southern Yellow Pine using new and innovative strategies.

DB Schenker Of Canada Ltd

Contact: Paul Xing
Phone: (604) 623-0866
Email: paul.xing@dbschenker.com
Website: www.dbschenker.com/ca

Schenker of Canada is one of the largest integrated logistics service providers in the country. With a global network as well as being the local leader in ocean freight for Canada; our global reach and market strength is your key to international trade.We can combine and offer options including customs, storage of goods; shipment by land, sea, or air; and our specialists integrate service modules to create complex added-value chains that ensure a reliable flow of materials and information.

ETP Energy Technology Products

Contact: Jeff Dupley
Phone: (604) 882-8886
Fax: (604) 882-8896
Email: admin@etpbc.ca
Website: www.etpbc.ca

Since 1981, Energy Technology Products has been providing creative solutions for air pollution and ventilation problems.  We specialize in industrial filtration equipment and air pollution control systems with emphasis on energy conservation, elimination of health hazards, and recovery of conditioned air.  We offer extensive experience in forestry, mining, industrial, institutional, and commercial applications and in the technology associated with ventilation and pollution control. Our expertise and product scope ensure that you receive the right equipment for the application.


Contact: Tim Caldecott
Phone: (604) 224-3221 ext. 627
Fax: (604) 222-5690
Email: Tim.Caldecott@fpinnovations.ca
Website: www.fpinnovations.ca

Hapag-Lloyd (Canada)

Contact: Leo Landry
Phone: (604) 629-2604
Email: leo.landry@hlag.com
Website: www.hlag.com

Largest Containerline in Canada. #1 Port Metro Vancouver, #1 Port of Montreal, #1 Port of Halifax. Largest customer of Deltaport, Fraser Surrey Docks and CP Rail. Most export destinations worldwide offered ex. Vancouver to any Containerline. We accept bookings via Freight Forwarders or direct from Lumber Shippers. Full service office. Our ships call weekly and sail to Japan, China, the rest of South East Asia and India Subcontinent. Middle East, Australia/New Zealand, Central/South America both coasts, Caribbean, Europe, Mediterranean, Africa. Also offering expedited rail service for loading on our ships ex. Montreal to Europe/Med. Give us a call!

Helijet International

Contact: Troy MacDonald
Phone: (250) 889-6851
Email: troymacdonald@helijet.com
Website: www.helijet.com

Helijet is North America’s premier scheduled and charter helicopter airline with bases in Richmond, Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Prince Rupert, and Sandspit.

Interex Forest Products Ltd.

Contact: Bruce Pollock
Phone: (604) 801-7200
Fax: (604) 602-4743
Email: b.pollock@interexfp.com
Website: www.interexfp.com

HSBC is one of the world’s leading trade services organizations providing expertise worldwide and delivering innovative international trade financing solutions through an unrivalled global network.

Interpro Forest Products

Contact: Aaron Bayntun
Phone: (604) 984-6125
Fax: (604) 984-6123
Email: aaron@interprogroup.ca
Website: www.interprogroup.ca

Located in Beautiful British Columbia, Canada, Interpro Forest Products is the corporate headquarters and flagship company of the Interpro Group and is one of the leading North American exporters of softwood, hardwood, and panel products.

Kintetsu World Express (Canada) Inc.

Contact: Masa Iohara
Phone: (604) 803-0223
Email: masa.iohara@am.kwe.com
Website: www.kwe.ca

KWE provide the best logistics solutions for each customer’s needs.
-International and Domestic Air Forwarding
-Sea Freight (LCL/FCL)
-Surface Logistics(LTL,FTL, Specialized Equipment & GPS Tracking)
-3PL & 4PL Services with both single and Multi vendor facilities owned and operated by KWE Canada.
-Canadian Customs Brokerage in our office

KP Wood

Contact: Richard Robertson
Phone: (604) 925-3746
Fax: (604) 925-3890
Email: trading@kpwood.com
Website: www.kpwood.com

KP Wood Ltd. was established in 1987 and services the North American, Asian and European markets.  We offer a full range of softwood products focusing on Spruce, Pine and SPF lumber including dimension lumber, boards, lamina, finger jointed &/or edge glued products &/or laminated products, profiled stock as well as genban and metric home components.  We also provide plywood, lumber core (blockboard) and softwood pellets.   Special sizes possible.  Our experienced sales, marketing and logistics team can quote to your final destination for both domestic and export markets. Call or e-mail for more information.


Contact: Don Matthew
Phone: (604) 455-4002
Website: www.kpmg.ca

KPMG Enterprise™ professionals are devoted exclusively to helping Canadian business owners and entrepreneurs build value in their business and grow thriving enterprises. Whether it be Canadian, US or abroad, service areas include Assurance, Tax and Advisory.

Kuehne + Nagel Ltd.

Contact: Franklin Alvarez
Phone: (604) 373-7938
Fax: (604) 669-9435
Email: franklin.alvarez@kuehne-nagel.com
Website: www.kuehne-nagel.com

Kuehne + Nagel has grown into one of the world’s leading logistics providers. Today, the Kuehne + Nagel Group has more than 1000 offices in over 100 countries, with over 63,000 employees. Our key business activities and market position are built on the company’s truly world class capabilities. Kuehne + Nagel is financially strong, stable and independent. Our global logistics network, cutting-edge IT systems, in-house expertise and excellent customer service is proof of our dedication to be the market leader. These attributes have placed us at the forefront of our industry, and positioned us to continue increasing the scope of our customer solutions and services.

Natural Trade

Contact: Carlos Villavicencio
Phone: (604) 988-6022
Email: info@natural-trade.net
Website: natural-trade.net

Natural Trade Ltd. is a Canadian company based in Vancouver that specializes in wholesale, trading and exporting of Softwood, Hardwood lumber and Panels. Our supply of more than +100 mills in North America, offers a great variety of products to our customers in different markets like: Mexico, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. Natural Trade exports and distributes lumber that is used in various commercial and industrial applications.We specialize in Softwood Lumber (SPF – Spruce, Douglas Fir, Hemlock, Yellow Pine, Ponderosa Pine and other species). We also distribute hardwoods such as Red Oak, Maple, Poplar, etc, as well as oriented strand board (OSB), MDF and Plywood.

North America Timber Enterprise

Contact: Bing Yang
Phone: (604) 765-9686
Email: bing@natimber.ca
Website: www.natimber.ca

NAWLA: North American Wholesale Lumber Association

Phone: (800) 527-8258
Email: info@nawla.org
Website: www.nawla.org

Our members are dedicated to growing and nurturing every aspect of the lumber industry, from the careful stewardship of forest resources, to the harvesting and distribution of lumber products, to championing wood’s role in a greener economy and a healthier planet.

Since our founding in 1893, NAWLA has been at the very heart of the industry– longer than any other lumber organization in America. We represent the best interests of wholesalers, manufacturers, and service provider companies from the planting of seedlings, to the selling of building materials and wood in all of its many forms.

New Ameizing Homes Ltd.

Contact: Tomie Neubauer
Phone: (778) 388-3713
Email: tomie@newameizinghomes.com
Website: www.newameizinghomes.com/

We are exporters of high-quality machine manufactured log house kits, currently selling to Japan.  We use only solid natural wood for logs, with a thickness of 140mm or more.  We can also supply all the building materials required for a full house package.  These homes provide a healthy, comfortable, warm environment, combined with the safety needed in the event of an earthquake. Please contact us and we can work together to build your custom log home.

Panwood Global Ltd.

Contact: Benjamin Huang
Phone: (604) 284-5531
Fax:(604) 284-5532
Email: info@panwoodglobal.com
Website: www.panwoodglobal.com

Panwood Global Ltd. located in Richmond,BC is a wholesaler and exporter of North American lumber products since 2009.We serve both the domestic and Asian industrial markets and offer a wide variety of lumber products including SPF, Fir Larch, Douglas Fir, Hemlock, and Western Red Cedar from our large supply chain.

PPG Machine Applied Coatings

Contact: Shane Culgan
Phone: (724) 742-5513
Fax: (866) 717-2395
Email: culgan@ppg.com
Website: www.ppgmachineappliedcoatings.com

For more than 90 years, PPG has been the preeminent coatings supplier across a wide range of industries. For homeowners, builders, architects and lumber retailers—machine-applied coatings by PPG create significant advantages over coatings applied in the field. Our team works alongside machine applicators to generate consistent film builds, color performance and long-term durability to ensure each project receives beautiful and long-lasting protection.

Red Rocket Creative Strategies

Contact: Sarah Hancock
Phone: (604) 688-4321
Email: sarah@redrocketcreative.com
Website: www.redrocketcreative.com

Red Rocket Creative Strategies [RRC] is an independent brand and creative communications agency based in Vancouver.
Who We Are:
We’re creative, we’re professional, we’re responsible.
We are committed to producing marketing solutions to tell your unique story and bring your brand’s message to life.
What We Do:
We provide every aspect of integrated brand and marketing development. Our in-house team of marketing experts, brand strategists, project managers, designers and website developers provide you with option to employ any one of our individual services, or combine them to develop a holistic, full-service offering.

Sansin Corporation

Contact: Lindsay McQueen
Phone: (519) 245-2001
Fax: (519) 245-4759
Email: lmcqueen@sansin.com
Website: www.sansin.com

For over 25 years, Sansin has been the only wood protection company focused exclusively on researching, developing, and introducing environmentally-friendly, ‘water-borne’ interior and exterior wood protection products and technologies that deliver outstanding color, durability and performance without the toxicity found in conventional stains. Sansin Enviro Stains use water, not oil, to deeply penetrate and protect wood naturally, from within.

Skana Forest Products

Contact: Chris Beveridge
Phone: (604) 273-5441
Fax: (604) 273-7235
Email: chris@skana.com
Website: skana.com

Still Creek Forest Products Ltd.

Contact: Michael Erskine
Phone: (604) 464-7001
Fax: (604) 464-4524
Email: mike@stillcreekforest.com

Specializing in high quality Western Red Cedar since 1977, Still Creek Forest Products is located in Coquitlam, British Columbia, just outside of Vancouver. We are a stocking wholesaler with access to a full range of cedar products. In addition to servicing Canada and the United States, we export to Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East.