Engineered Wood Products
Manufacturing and Forestry are among the largest economic drivers in Prince George with nearly 50 per cent of the labour force directly or indirectly employed in those industries. Some industry clusters developing from primary forestry manufacturing include:
- Re-manufactured lumber
- Engineered wood products
- Packaged building solutions
- Mill work products and more
The opportunity profile for Engineered Wood Products is available for download in English and in Chinese.
Prince George's fibre redundancy, cool climate, stable environment, and access to hundreds of acres of vacant serviced industrial and commercial land make it an ideal location for data centres.
Prince George was founded around the forest industry and has more than 300 forestry sector businesses. The city continues to be a leader in forestry innovation.
Watch the following video to learn about two companies (Ascentech and Strategic Natural Resource Consultants) that have taken advantage of local opportunities.