Conference Proceedings from two-day event
18 Speaker Presentations
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! NEW 2-Day Event!
WOOD MARKETS’ 6th ANNUAL
May 5 – 6, 2016
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, BC Canada
Thursday, May 5 2016
DAY 1: GLOBAL LOG & LUMBER DYNAMICS
Building on the success of this long running event, the 2016 Conference will again feature the in-depth coverage of global markets for softwood logs and lumber in all the major countries.
Friday, May 6 2016
DAY 2: FOCUS ON RUSSIA & CHINA
SESSION 1. RUSSIA: Log & Lumber Outlooks
SESSION 2. CHINA: Demand/Import Outlooks
SESSION 3. CHINA & RUSSIA: Supply Chain Dynamics & Trade Development
New for 2016: A complete second day to focus strictly on developments in Russia and China. How will developments in Russia and China impact your business in 2016 and beyond? Here is your chance to find out.
Russia: With the devaluation of the ruble, Russia is now achieving the highest sawmilling margins in the world: what does this mean for exporters to China, ME-NA and Europe?
China: Where are China’s construction markets and log/lumber imports heading?
New two-day format will allow for enhanced information exchange, more time for networking, and a chance to know more about the potential for any future shocks to global log and lumber markets.
Platinum: RBC Capital Markets, TreeFrog Creative Communications
Gold: HewSaw Machines, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Springer Microtec, Halco Software Systems, USNR, Prince Rupert Port Authority, Brookfield, Woodstat AB, Forestry Innovation Investment
Silver: Comact, ATB Corporate Financial Services, MNP LLP, LMI Technologies
In conjunction with: The Global Forest Products Leadership Summit 2015: May 1–6, 2016