Pre-budget submission: Forest industries proposals for the 2019-20 Federal Budget

The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) welcomes the opportunity to submit comment on important forest industries proposals for the 2019-20 Federal Budget. The forest, wood and paper products industry supports up to 120,000 direct jobs across the full industry value chain with an annual economic contribution of around $23 billion. With the right policy settings, […]

Exposure Draft Export Control Bill 2017

Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) submission on the Agricultural Export Regulation Review Discussion Paper. The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) welcomes the opportunity to make a submission on the Exposure Draft Export Control Bill 2017. AFPA supports the intent of the Bill to streamline and strengthen current export legislation. AFPA submission on Exposure Draft of […]

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative—Industrial Electricity and Fuel Efficiency) Methodology …

The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) welcomes the opportunity to provide brief comment on the Department of Environment and Water Resources review of the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative— Industrial Electricity and Fuel Efficiency) Methodology Determination 2015. A simple, effective, broadly applicable and low cost methodology could allow forest product manufacturing and processing companies to […]

AFPA submission to the Department of Environment and Energy’s ‘Climate Change Policies Review Di…

The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) welcomes the opportunity to provide a submission to the Department of Environment and Energy’s ‘Climate Change Policies Review Discussion Paper’. AFPA recognises the proud social, economic and environmental record of the Australian forest products industry and the inherent environmental strengths of these products as a renewable resource with a […]

The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) welcomes the opportunity to provide a submission the Joint Select Committee Inquiry into the ‘Government Procurement Framework’. AFPA supports competition in the global trade of goods and services where there is a level playing field in terms of the removal of tariff and non-tariff barriers, and comparable safety and […]