Latest AFPA News

Union alliance and Woolworths partnership should support all workers
Coalition offers best vision for forest industries
World Forestry Congress says sustainable timber production vital for climate goals
AFPA Board appoints new CEO to lead industry growth
AUSVEG welcomes appointment of Claire McClelland as Australian Fresh Produce Alliance Chief Executive Officer
Sustainably managed, working forests, vital for halting deforestation and delivering climate goals
AFPA highlights global opportunities for sustainable forestry jobs at World Forestry Congress in Kor
National forestry innovation institute to go ahead at University of Tasmania in Launceston
Reporting and enforcement vital to new Horticulture Award standard
Labor’s renewed Pacific commitment is welcome but not at expense of an Agriculture Visa with ASEAN
Federal Labor must ensure that our sustainable pulp and paper manufacturing jobs are not driven offs
Australia faces critical housing timber shortage by 2050: FWPA report
Forest industries welcome trade and market access grants to drive timber and fibre innovation
This election, vote for forest industries to deliver more timber and store more carbon
India interim agreement is fruitful opportunity for Australian growers
Russian war timber has no place in Australian homes
Federal Budget’s forestry initiatives welcomed, but more action needed to address future timber an
Industry welcomes partnership with Vietnam to deliver Ag Visa
Clay amendments improve safety for Vulnerable Road Users
Time to celebrate pulp and paper re-use this Global Recycling Day
Need for Australia to become more self-sufficient highlighted as world’s largest international cer
UN call to ‘end plastic pollution’ positions forest industries as future packaging solution
Forest industries launch election plan to grow vitally needed timber supplies
Hyne Group partnership with UK-based James Jones & Sons comes ahead of exciting times for timbe
Global forests and paper group backs biomass as carbon neutral
Fresh Select’s John Said elected as Australian Fresh Produce Alliance Chair
Forest industries welcome new opportunities to help Australia meet its climate goals
AFPA welcomes Andrew Leighton as new FWPA CEO
Isolation rules creating shortages in Australia’s food supply chains
Industry welcomes $87.2M investment to implement Ag Visa
Funding for Ombudsman key to levelling horticulture industry playing field
AFPA welcomes new AFCA General Manager, Carlie Porteous
More timber plantations can help get Australia to net-zero by 2050, new study shows
Farm forestry can deliver benefits for farmers, battle climate change and help with timber short
Urgent action needed to save Christmas lunch, as supermarkets warn of food shortages if essential ti
Timber is ‘ultimate renewable’ carbon storage solution for Aussie construction
AFPA Board confirmed ahead of critical federal election year
Industry welcomes improved Pacific Australia Labour Mobility scheme
Aussie forest industries can do more to fight climate change through increased bioenergy production
New report highlights vital role of forest products in global bioeconomy and for climate change
Extension of Regional Forestry Hub funding welcomed, but progress needed on vital timber plantations
Forest industries welcome Nats ‘push for bush’
Shortage of vital timber pallets highlights just how essential forest industries are
World Business Council for Sustainable Development supports sustainable working forests in push for
Aussie paper and cardboard leads way during National Recycling Week
AFPA Statement on variation of Horticulture Award 2021
Australia’s forest industries congratulate COP26 leaders’ commitment to halt deforestation by 20
AFPA welcomes new industry and energy & emissions reduction ministers in federal reshuffle