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A meeting of representatives at the Korea-Canada technical discussions related to standards and specifications of forest products.
A meeting of representatives at the Korea-Canada technical discussions related to standards and specifications of forest products.
May 2015
South Korea
Industry association and government representatives negotiate resolution in favour of Canadian wood pellets

The wood pellet sector was subject to a non-tariff trade barrier that completely stopped Canadian exports to South Korea in 2015, after South Korean import regulations required new chain-of-custody documentation. Wood Pellet Association of Canada staff, with support from B.C. and Canadian federal government officials, were able to negotiate a resolution with senior South Korean government representatives that allowed shipments of Canadian pellet exports to resume