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Domtar Corporation Announces Important Business Update
Domtar repurchased 2.1 million shares for a total cost of approximately $75 million under the…
January 27th 2020
WRQ Reported Drastic Decline in Softwood Pulplog Prices Across Europe
The biggest price decline for softwood pulplogs and wood chips were seen in Germany, France,…
January 27th 2020
Global Lumber Markets to Remain Bullish in 2020
The report predicts 5% decline in lumber supply when matched with the previous year.
January 21st 2020
B.C. Announces $5M in Loan to Strike-Hit Contractors
The announcement to this effect was made by B.C. Premier John Horgan during his speech…
January 21st 2020
Knoll Announces Closure of Grand Rapids, Michigan Manufacturing Facility
The consolidation of the facilities is expected to generate annual cost savings of approximately $10-$11…
January 20th 2020
Resolute Declares $38 Million Modernization Project at Kenogami Mill
The company plans to invest $11 million towards modernization of the mill, in order to…
January 17th 2020
Rayonier to Acquire Pope Resources
Further to closing of the transaction, all of the assets of Rayonier and Pope Resources…
January 16th 2020
WRQ: Chinese Log Imports from New Zealand and Europe Surged
New Zealand supplied 39% of the total log imports by China during Q3 2019.
January 15th 2020
WWPA Reported 5% Decline in North American Lumber Production
The North American lumber production in Jan-Sep ’19 totalled 106.711m m³, down significantly by 5%…
January 10th 2020
Lumber Mill Faces $250K Fine in Worker Death
The incident had taken place six days before Rayonier Advanced Materials had taken over the…
January 10th 2020
B.C. Allocates $875K Fund to Support Communities Hurt by Sawmill Closures
A total of $875,000 will be granted to as many as 11 communities.
January 8th 2020
FEA-Canada Forecasts 1.6% Surge in Global Lumber Output
In 2020, most leading softwood lumber consuming regions are likely to record gains.
January 7th 2020