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Shipping raw logs out of B.C. is bleeding our forest industry and communities dry

Early this month, a paper mill on Vancouver Island was forced to shut down for six days because of a "lack" of raw material to run the mill.

The mill, owned by Catalyst, stands at the waterfront in Port Alberni, a city that was once the economic envy of much of Canada. At one time, it enjoyed among the highest average per capita incomes anywhere in the country.

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Source: Vancouver Sun

 
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