RBCM Archives

Council of Forest Industries of British Columbia

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Council of Forest Industries of British Columbia

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

History

"The Council of Forest Industries of British Columbia was founded in 1960 by the following organizations: B.C. Loggers' Association (1907), B.C. Lumber Manufacturers' Association (1900), Consolidated Red Cedar Shingle Association (1936), B.C. Division of Canadian Pulp and Paper Association (1942) and Plywood Manufacturers of B.C. (1950). These five organizations merged to become interrelated divisions of the Council under a single board of directors. The functions of C.O.F.I. include trade promotion, accident prevention, government liaison and documentation of industry information."

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Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Control area

Description identifier

12114

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

DDUFFY 2010-10-15|DDUFFY 2012-07-24

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Sources

Central Name Authority Files; http://www.library.ubc.ca/spcoll/AZ/inventories/re scolc.html; Moving Images MI_CREATORS_CREDITS

Maintenance notes

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