West Hill Collegiate Institute - International Business

Established in 2012, by Daniel Shafransky and Raymond Ahmad

Softwood Lumber Dispute

Canada has been embroiled in a softwood lumber dispute for several decades. During this dispute there have been several phases.

 

Phases:
Lumber I: 1982-1983
Lumber II: 1986-1991
Lumber III: 1992-1996
Lumber IV: 2001-2006

 

Part I
In your own words, provide a summary of the assigned topic below.  Be sure to descrive which Phase it occured in as well as sourcing three additional references.

 

Part II
Using the CBC Digital Archives, research one video or audio clip on your assigned topic and provide a summary on the Class Blog.

 

Part III
After reading your classmates material, write a reflection consisting of your personal opinion regarding one aspect of the Canada-U.S. Softwood Lumber Dispute.

 

Posts:

Present Day: 2017

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  • Khalid Matin
  • Ahan Kamran
  • Ossama Mohamed

Agreement Expires: 2016

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  • Isabella Castro Rojas
  • Destinique McLean
  • Minesh Mistry
  • Shahzad Dinani

Lumber I: 1982-1983

Source: The softwood war begins

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  • Sarah Bandali
  • Bavin Kirupaharan
  • Andrea Ramdeo

Lumber II: 1986-1987

Source: The softwood lumber wars, round two

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  • Emma Dempster
  • Purnima Gopie
  • Abdallah Mohamed

Litigation of the Softwood Trade Dispute 1996

Source: Softwood Dispute: Province against province, mill against mill

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  • Jacob Alipio
  • Shiyan Hassan
  • Kosiha Dhanabalan

Dispute Over Repayment of Duties 2002

Source: Softwood Dispute: Run for the border

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  • Nipuni Kuruppu
  • Mariam Ibrahim
  • Zainab Raza

Lumber III: 1991-1996

Source: Softwood Dispute: American tariff threatens free trade talks

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  • Shebah Popalzai
  • Barathe Sivayokar
  • Shana Elankeeran

U.S Actions Against Canadian Softwood Lumber 1991

Source: Softwood Dispute: Canada drops its export tax

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  • Ashley Algoo
  • Aakshana
  • Reshma Deonarine

2005

Softwood Dispute: Canada claims victory at WTO

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  • Neesa Sarju
  • Mitali Mistry
  • Zoe Verheggen
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