Industry and trade

Current lumber, pulp and panel prices
Track weekly prices for softwood lumber, pulp and panel products.

Overview of Canada’s forest industry
Find economic information about Canada’s forest industry, including employment data, contribution to GDP, and what subsectors are involved in the industry.

Investments in Forest Industry Transformation
Access applicant information, call-for-proposals notices, program eligibility criteria, examples of IFIT-funded projects, and FAQs.

 

Information for importers of Canadian forest products
Consult guidance information for importers of Canadian timber and forest products, and read about Canadian forest management.

Forest product exports
Learn about the value of Canada’s key forest product exports – including softwood lumber, pulp and paper – and about Canada’s export markets.

Forest sector funding programs
Find information on NRCan programs that support Aboriginal forestry initiatives, market expansion opportunities, industry transformation projects and more.

 

Features

Forest land

Sustainable forest management
Find out how forest ownership, laws, certification, management and planning support sustainable forest management in Canada.

Catkins

State of Canada’s Forests report
Read the latest report about Canada’s forests, including information on harvesting, fire and insect impacts, employment and deforestation.

House construction

How Canada’s forest sector benefits the economy
Read more about the forest sector’s economic benefits such as employment and income, as well as how it helps ensure the economic sustainability of many rural communities.