Wood has never been so valuable, so why aren't New Brunswick trees worth more?

Chris Spencer is general manager of the Southern New Brunswick Forest Products Marketing Board

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New Brunswick is receiving no extra royalties from forestry companies for trees cut on crown land this year, even though prices for lumber made from those trees are at record highs.

Meanwhile. other provinces are moving to claim some of that growing windfall for their taxpayers.


Source: CBC News


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