EBPA Members have access to a wide array of international trade promotion programs and activities to aid in the marketing of building materials products and construction services to strategic export markets.  Trade missions, trade shows and foreign language directories and newspapers are just a few of the opportunities available to US building products manufacturers and exporters through EBPA.

For more information about upcoming events see the web links below or contact EBPA at (253) 396-0131, or e-mail evgreen@ep.org.

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Softwood Lumber Buyers' Inbound Mission

03/01/2017 - 03/08/2017 -Portland, OR & New Orleans, LA
Evergreen Building Products Association & Southern Pine Council
Registration Deadline: 12/15/2016

Lumber importers and remanufacturers from China and S.E. Asia are invited to join the Evergreen Building Products Association, the Southern Forest Products Association, and the Softwood Export Council for a one week tour that will provide a greater level of understanding about U.S softwood lumber, grades and grading, treating processes and environmentally friendly treating chemicals, and interior, structural, and outdoor applications. The group will make valuable supplier contacts during receptions, mill visits, and introductions to U.S. softwood lumber suppliers.


Event Detail : The tour will include receptions in Charlotte, NC and Portland, OR that will bring together US softwood lumber suppliers and Chinese lumber buyers. The time and location for each reception will be announced once participant recruiting is completed.