Insights and Resources
BC’s forest industry is a world leader in sustainable forestry and is one of the most significant economic drivers in the province. Learn more about how the industry is adapting, evolving and innovating by visiting the insights and resources below.
2022 Outlook: partnering to achieve a path forward for B.C.’s forest sector that contributes to a better B.C.
As we ring in 2022, B.C.’s forest product producers face ongoing uncertainty with renewed resolve. Globally, we continue to tackle the biggest health and economic crisis of a generation and plan for what our economy and society are going to look like on the other...
Across British Columbia, important discussions are happening about the future of our provincial forest sector. As these discussions continue and as the B.C. government advances consultations on the Old Growth Strategic Review and looks to modernize provincial forest...
As the B.C. government looks to begin consultations on the Old Growth Review, the United Steelworkers’ Wood Council and the B.C. Council of Forest Industries have joined together to offer a path forward that will benefit all British Columbians. The Steelworkers’ Wood...
What does a forester in Prince George, a drone maker in Vancouver and an environmental consultant in Victoria all have in common? They all live and work in a forestry community. The answer might surprise many people. However, B.C.’s forest industry’s deep...
Vancouver, B.C. – A new study conducted by iTotem Technologies Ltd. for the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) and released today found that in 2019, COFI member companies purchased $7 billion worth of goods and services from nearly 9,900 B.C.-based companies and...
(Vancouver, B.C.) - The BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) today released a plan – “Smart Future: A Path Forward for B.C.’s Forest Products Industry” – with 60 policy choices that can be made today to secure a stronger future for B.C.’s forest sector. The forest...
- Forest Regeneration in BC
- Low Carbon Forest Products for the World
- BC’s Forest Industry: Cornerstone of Our Economy
- Forestry Jobs are Locally Grown
- BC’s Old Growth Forests
Status of BC’s Old Forests Report 2021
Open Letter to British Columbians on Old Growth
2019 Forest Industry Economic Impact Study
- Executive Summary
- 2019 Forest Industry Economic Impact Study
- 10 Steps to Help Create a Better B.C. Infographic
- Technical Report
2019 Regional Supply Chain Study
Interior Forest Sector Renewal
Canada Wood Today
The Greenest Workforce
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