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The Alberta Forest Products Association (AFPA) is a non-profit association representing companies that manufacture wood products in Alberta.

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Stable Tax Rates Benefit Alberta’s Forest Sector

- Wed, 2015-04-01 14:12

The forest industry has been a shining star of late. In a turbulent economy, Alberta’s third largest industry has continued to excel and be a major contributor to the province. But the forest industry is a truly global enterprise, and each of our competitors has their own unique advantage. In the United States, producers are blessed with close proximity to large housing markets. In South America, forests regenerate quickly and labour costs are lower. And in British Columbia, even with the...

AFPA Lumber Grading Schools

- Mon, 2015-01-05 15:48
The AFPA will host 4 lumber grading schools this year:

Edmonton (March 2-6),Sundre (March 16-20), Hinton (April 13-17), Grande Prairie (May 4-8).
Please click here to register.  

AFPA Annual Report

The Alberta Forest Products Association has released its 2013-14 Annual Report. Please click here to download the report and learn more about the AFPA.