Extract from “The TPP is a giant boost for B.C. and the forestry industry”

If Parliament approves the TPP, B.C.’s forest companies […] will benefit from the removal of tariffs in several key TPP markets, including:

– Tariffs of up to 6 per cent in Japan on lumber and up to 10 per cent on plywood and veneer
– Malaysian tariffs as high as 40 per cent on plywood and veneer and up to 20 per cent on joinery and carpenter’s products
– Vietnamese tariffs as high as 25 per cent on newsprint and up to 24 per cent on carton boxes and packing containers.

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