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Canada: The B.C. government is backing off from some of its coastal forest industry reforms


Canada: The B.C. government is backing off from some of its coastal forest industry reforms
The B.C. government is backing off from some of its coastal forest industry reforms as Vancouver Island and coastal logging has ground to a halt due to high costs and a six-month strike against Western Forest Products.

Forests Minister Doug Donaldson has announced that the NDP government`s plan to increase coastal log export charges is being delayed for six months, and new rules to require removal of waste wood from logging sites are also being eased. Provincial stumpage fees on timber from Crown land are also being substantially cut, and the formula changed to make logging more viable, Donaldson told a meeting of unemployed industry contractors in Port Hardy on Thursday.

"We`re revisiting and revising the stumpage system on the coast, and as of Jan. 1 it will be a lumber-based system primarily, versus a log price system," Donaldson said. "That means that the average stumpage rate on the coast will be $8.82 cents [per cubic metre] versus $18.73 now."


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