Timber association looks to double state sector

FOREST FUTURE: Green Triangle Forest Products managing director Laurie Hein was among the 80-strong crowd at the Australian Forest Products Association candidate debate.

THE Australian Forestry Products Association’s (AFPA) target to double the economic value of the state’s timber manufacturing sector was met with mixed responses from Mount Gambier’s political aspirants at last week’s candidate debate.

While all candidates in attendance expressed support for boosting the domestic market, the four political hopefuls differed in their plans to help support the objective.

Liberal candidate for Mount Gambier Craig Marsh welcomed the plan, but


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