Mumbai Wood 2015

FII India ( showcased sustainable, certified wood varieties from Canada to be used in furniture, doors, door frames and other interior applications.

The B.C. Korea Trade & Investment Forum

Held June 23-24 in Burnaby B.C., the BC-Korea Trade & Investment Forum was an opportunity for Canadian and Korean government and business representatives to explore opportunities to strengthen trade and investment.

The Richmond Olympic Oval

The Richmond Olympic oval was a signature structure for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games and is a precedent-setting example of advanced wood engineering and design. The design of the wood roof and its application in a building of this size and significance marks the entry of British Columbia's wood design and fabrication industry onto the world stage.

Dream Home Canada (DHC)

The Dream Home Canada (DHC) serves not only as a showcase for British Columbia wood products and construction technology; it is also the consolidated home offices of FII China and the Canada Wood Group.

Leading forest management practices

British Columbia is recognized as a global leader in sustainable forest management, meeting the environmental, social and economic needs of current and future generations.

About FII

Forestry Innovation Investment (FII) is the B.C. Government's market development agency for forest products. FII works to enhance the value of B.C.'s forest resource and strengthen rural economies.

B.C. Forests & Markets

Forestry in British Columbia is big business. More than 40% of the province’s regional economies are based on forestry activities, supporting 55,000 direct jobs in more than 7,300 businesses.

Market Research

Forestry Innovation Investment works with the forestry industry and government to develop materials and tools to help promote British Columbia's forest products and sustainable forest practices intentionally.

Investment & Funding

FII is inviting applications for the Market Initiatives Program and Wood First Program Calls for Proposals from November 2, 2015 to December 15, 2015 (23.59PST).

Available Tools

FII supports a variety of research that is specific to particular B.C. species or product segments and / or to a specific geographic area.

Spotlight News

New UBC student residence to be among world’s tallest wood buildings
01 October 2015
One of the tallest wood buildings in the world will soon be constructed at UBC,...
Minister Thomson addresses Global Wood Buyers
24 September 2015
At the Global Buyers Mission (GBM), held in Whistler, September 10 – 12, 2015, wood...