Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

April 13, 2009 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Minister Raitt and Minister Blackburn to Announce Canada's Economic Action Plan for Forestry

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - April 13, 2009) - On Tuesday, April 14, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Natural Resources, and the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of State (Agriculture), will announce new investments to help improve the Canadian forest industry's competitiveness. The Ministers will speak about specific initiatives under Canada's Economic Action Plan aimed at expanding markets for Canadian wood products and fostering forest innovation.



Location: FPInnovations - Forintek
Eastern Region
319 rue Franquet
Quebec City, Quebec

Date: April 14, 2009

Time: 10:00 a.m. EDT


Contact Information

  • Natural Resources Canada - Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Jasmine MacDonnell
    Press Secretary
    613-996-2007
    or
    Natural Resources Canada - Ottawa
    Media Relations
    613-992-4447