*Accused of setting artificial prices on trees killed in B.C. insect infestation.
*Canada defended pricing "value depressed by lowered quality due to infestation.
*(Well duh one might say) These spats occur frequently & never amount to much.
*Canadian corporates have held the line on USD/CAD, lows 1.0102, 05, 06 PM.
*Corporate bids are thick and close even on a figure break (every 5 pips).