Project will add about 1,300 square metres to the mill’s footprint, operations set for next spring.
Complaint alleges Canadian industry is facing an increase in the volume of the dumped and subsidized imports.
Pandemic and other local factors blamed for both actions by the forest products company.
Harmac Pacific’s primarily red cedar pulp allows it to be mixed with synthetics to make end products like masks and gowns.
Will be down about $100 million across lumber operations compared with 2019.
Frustration voiced over what is seen to be a lack of direction following the loss of one of the industry’s major players.
Tories propose increasing logging on Crown-owned lands from 15 million to 30 million cubic metres by 2030.
CIBC suggests average US duties would drop from about US$67 per thousand board feet to $30 based on current pricing levels.
Challenges include US duties on BC softwood exports, mill closures in the Interior, two consecutive wildfire seasons.
$27 million for a plant and $11 million to modernize equipment to produce high-grade SCA+ supercalendered paper.
Statement appears to indicate a reversal in the company’s position to wrap up operations.
“Climate change’s fingerprints are all over these Australian fires” and play the same role in raising the risk in Canada.
Germanwatch’s Climate Risk Index lists Canada ninth among the countries most affected by climate change in 2018.
Northern Pulp denied permission for proposed facility and pipeline to pump treated effluent into the Northumberland Strait.
Patented water-based barrier coating protects it against humidity to enhance the packaging efficiency.