Pellet logistics workshop is now sold out
July 4, 2013
By Canadian Biomass
Registration has ended for the workshop on Logistics and Export Strategies in Eastern Canada, to be held in Montreal on July 9, 2013 at event sponsor CN’s Montreal headquarters. The organizing committee is very pleased to see the great interest that the industry has shown for this event.
The event is designed to look for ways to expand pellet exports from the region’s suppliers. In coming on board as the event sponsor, CN is offering its venue and other support for this critical meeting.
“The Wood Pellet Association of Canada and the Quebec Wood Export Bureau are pleased by CN’s sponsorship of the workshop, which will be held at the CN headquarters in Montréal. This sponsorship indicates the will of CN to be a true partner in the logistics development of the wood pellet industry, as does its involvement as a new associate member of our association”, underlined both Gordon Murray, executive director of the Wood Pellet Association of Canada and Pierre-Olivier Morency, director of the Wood Pellet Group at the Quebec Wood Export Bureau and director, market access and promotion at the Wood Pellet Association of Canada.
As sponsor, Jean-Jacques Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer added that “CN is pleased to collaborate with the Wood Pellet Association of Canada and the Quebec Wood Export Bureau on this event to help grow markets for our wood pellets customers. We work closely with various stakeholders in the wood pellet industry, play a key role in wood pellet industry logistics and hope to become a true supply chain enabler in helping to promote wood pellet exports to overseas markets from Eastern Canada.”
Organized by the Wood Pellet Association of Canada and the Quebec Wood Export Bureau, this event will allow industry members to learn, share and discuss issues and opportunities regarding export strategies in the wood pellet sector.
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