News & Events

Stable Tax Rates Benefit Alberta’s Forest Sector

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.

International Day of Forests

March 21 is the International Day of Forests – a United Nations-sanctioned celebration of the role that forests play in our lives.

AFPA Q3 2014 Results

Alberta’s forest industry continues to grow…
Revenues up from 4% from same period last year

Continued Co-operation Essential to Containing the Mountain Pine Beetle

Recently, the governments of Alberta and Saskatchewan announced that they have reaffirmed their agreement to allocate funds to stop the mountain pine beetle.

Alberta's Forest Industry: Investing In Our Communities

Recently, Alberta’s forest industry celebrated our latest capital investment. Alberta Newsprint Company (ANC) has spent $74 million on a power plant at their facility.

AFPA Applauds Bill 203

 Alberta’s Forest Industry Applauds Bill to Allow 6 Storey Wood Buildings 

AFPA Q2 2014 Results

Strong lumber sector boosts Alberta forest products industry…
Revenues rise 10% in Q2-2014

Now Hiring - Forestry Educator

Work Wild, an AFPA program, reaches out to people who are making one of the most important choices in their lives — finding a career they love!

Op Ed Column - Power Generation Crucial to Alberta's Forest Industry

Last week, Alberta’s forest products industry celebrated the opening of a new power generation facility at Manning Diversified Forest Products, in the northwest corner of the province.

AFPA Applauds City of Calgary Decision

Alberta’s Forest Industry Applauds City of Calgary Decision to Allow 6 Storey Wood Buildings