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Over 200 domestic and international clients have retained Russell Taylor and/or the consulting team at International WOOD MARKETS Group since 1989. As well, Mr. Taylor and some of the consultants have been featured at over 200 North American and International conferences since 1993 as a speaker/presenter.

Forest Industry Companies          Country Forest Industry Companies          Country
AIG Global Investment Group South Africa Masisa Chile
Alexandria Moulding Canada Masonite Corp. USA
Arauco Forestal Chile Maibec Inc. Canada
Agrafibre Industries Canada Mercer International Canada
Ainsworth Canada Merrill & Ring USA
BAC Group Lithuania Midway United Russia
BC Hydro Canada Millar Western Canada
Balcas Timber N. Ireland Mondi Timber S. Africa
Battistella Brazil Murphy Plywood USA
Bio Bio Forestal Chile Noranda Forest/Norbord Canada
Boise Cascade USA/Canada Northwood Pulp & Timber Canada
Boral Timber Australia Norske Skog Canada Canada
Brookfield Asset Mngt. (Brascan) Canada Pan-Pacific FP NZ
Canadian Forest Products Limited Canada Plum Creek Timber USA
Carter Holt Harvey NZ Pope & Talbot USA
Centex Homes USA Potlatch Corporation USA
Champion International Brazil Power Wood Corp. Canada
CMPC Chile ONEX Canada
Columbia Forest Products USA Repap B.C. Canada
Comfloresta Forestal Brazil Riverside Forest Products Canada
Conifex Canada Russian Timber Group Russia
C&C Wood Products Canada SAFCOL South Africa
E.ON Germany Saskatchewan Forest Products Canada
EACOM Canada Skanfore/Diamond Wood China
Eastman Chemical USA Slocan Forest Products Canada
Forest City Trading USA Spray Lake Sawmills Canada
Forestry Corporation of New Zealand NZ Stimson Lumber USA
Fletcher Challenge Forests NZ St. Laurent Paperboard Canada
Fundacion Chile Chile Stora Enso Europe
Georgia Pacific Corp USA Sumitomo Forestry Co. Ltd. Japan
Global Environment Fund USA Sveza-Les Ltd. Russia
Global Forest Products South Africa Taiga Forest Products Canada
Green Diamond USA Tasman Lumber NZ
Hampton Lumber Affiliates USA Timber Products USA
Hancock Victoria Plantations Australia TimberWest Canada
Hyne & Sons Australia Teal Cedar Canada
International Forest Products Canada Tembec Canada
International Paper USA Terranova Forest Products Chile
InvestAG Russia TOLKO Industries Canada
Ilim Pulp & Ilim Timber Industry Russia Velux A/S Denmark
Irving FP Canada Weldwood of Canada Canada
Jeld-Wen USA Wenita Forest Products NZ
Klabin Inc. Brazil West Fraser Timber Canada
Kruger Inc. Canada Western Forest Products Canada
Louisiana-Pacific Corp. USA Weyerhaeuser Canada/USA
MacMillan Bloedel Canada Winrock USA
3A Composites Global Enrique Zeni S.A. Argentina
Lakeland Mills Canada Sungchang Enterprises Global
KDL Group Canada KTC Engineering Canada
DR Systems Canada
Service Companies/Gov’t             Country Service Companies/Gov’t             Country
Alberta Economic Development Canada Free Trade Lumber Council Canada
Alberta Sustainable Resource Devel. Canada Forest Industrial Relations Canada
American Forest & Paper Assoc. USA Forest Products Assoc. of Canada Canada
B.C. Forest Innovation Investment Canada Forest Renewal B.C. Canada
B.C. Gas Canada Forintek Canada
B.C. Job Protection Commission Canada Gerson Lehrman Group USA
B.C. Lumber Trade Council Canada ICI Polyurethanes USA
B.C. MEI/Forest Renewal/FII. Canada Industry Canada Canada
B.C. Ministry of Forests Canada Intn’l Tropical Timber Organization Japan
B.C. Wood Specialties Group Canada Jaakko Poyry NZ
BIS Shrapnel Australia KPMG Management Consultants Canada
Burlington Northern Railroad Canada KSH Engineering Canada
CAE Machinery Canada Natural Resources Canada Canada
Canadian National Railways Canada PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada
Canadian Pacific Railways Canada R. Flynn & Associates Ltd. USA
Chandler Fraser Keating NZ Russian Forestry Consulting Russia
Coast Forest & Lumber Assn. Canada UMA Engineering Canada
Coast Forest Products Assoc. Canada Union Pacific Railway USA
Council of Forest Industries Canada United Nations ECE Group Europe
D. A. Neilson & Associates NZ Vancouver Port Corporation Canada
District of Port Hardy Canada West Coast Energy Canada
District of Stewart Canada Western Red Cedar Export Assoc. Canada
Ernst & Young Canada Wood Promotion Network Canada
Association/Conference Presentations Country Association/Conference Presentations Country
American Forest Resource Council USA Intn’l Tropical Timber Organization Japan
American Millwork Distributors USA Intn’l Wood Composite Materials Sym. USA
APA – The Engineered Wood Assoc. USA Intn’l Wood Products Assoc. USA
AF&PA USA Jay Gruenfeld Associates USA
Asia Business Forum Malaysia Maritime Lumber Bureau Canada
AusTimber Australia Miller Freeman – Various USA
B.C. Chamber of Commerce Canada MSR Lumber Producers Council Canada
B.C. Council of Forest Industries Canada National Australian Forest Ind. Assoc. Australia
B.C. Economists Assoc. Canada NZ Forest Owners Assoc NZ
B.C. Professional Foresters Assoc. Canada NZ Ministry of Forestry & Agriculture NZ
B.C. Timber Sales Canada NZ Forest Industry Engineering Assoc. NZ
B.C. Wood Specialties Assoc. Canada NZ Timber Industry Federation NZ
Campbell Group USA North American Wholesale Lbr Assoc. USA
Canada Wood Council Canada Northern Forest Products Assoc. Canada
Canadian Lumbermens Assoc (various) Canada Ontario Lumber Manufacturers Assoc. Canada
Canadian Plywood Assoc Canada Quebec Wood Exporters Bureau Quebec
Canadian Pulp & Paper Association Canada Pine Australia Australia
Cariboo Lumber Mnfctr’s Association Canada PricewaterhouseCoopers (various) Canada
CIBC Investor Conference Canada SAFCOL South Africa
Chicago Mercantile Exchange Canada Raymond James Investors’ Conferences Canada
China Timber & Distribution Assoc China RISI Chile
ChinaWood Internacional China Southern Forest Products Assoc. USA
CINTRAFOR (numerous) USA Structural Board Association Canada/USA
COFI (various) Canada Swedish Forest Industries Federation Sweden
Composite Panel Assoc. USA TD Securities Canada/USA
Desjardins Securities Canada Truck Loggers Association Canada
Dundee Securities Canada Vancouver Wood Forum Assoc. Canada
ENAP Inc. USA UBS Securities USA
European/Intn’l Softwood Conference Europe Union of Wood Exporters Russia
FERIC Canada United Nations-ECE Group Europe
Forest Products Assoc. of Canada Canada United Nations-FAO Europe
Forest Products Society Canada/USA Western Red Cedar Export Assoc. Canada
Forest Resources Assoc. USA Western Red Cedar Lumber Assoc. Canada
Forintek Canada Western Wood Products Assoc. USA
Fundacion Chile (various) Chile Widman Associates – various Canada
Hardwood Manufacturers Assoc USA Wood Moulding & Millwork Assoc. USA
Independent Forest Products Assoc. USA World Bank Uruguay
Interior Lumber Mnfctr’s Association Canada World Forest Institute USA
Intn’l Union of Forest Prod. Research Canada WSU Wood Composites Symposium USA
Financial Institutions/Legal         Country Financial Institutions/Legal         Country
Bank of Montreal Canada Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP Canada
bcIMC Canada Davis & Company Canada
Business Development Bank Canada Koffman Kalef LLP Canada
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Canada Lawson Lundell Canada
National Bank of Canada Canada McDougall Ready Canada
Penfund Management Canada Merrill Lynch Canada
PSP Canada Roberts & Griffin Canada
Royal Bank of Canada Canada Sutherland Johnston MacLean Canada
Appleton & Associates International Canada Webster Hudson & Coombe LLP Canada

And many private client presentations