70% of Central Interior’s marketable timber decimated by 2021 if action not taken.
Meadow Lake Bioenergy Centre will run on sawmill flotsam.
Troubled Chinese forestry company is going ahead with restructuring plant so creditors can acquire company assets.
Chinese forestry company says outstanding notes will be sold to a third party.
Insolvent forestry company gets court approval for sale; seeks takeover proposals.
Logistics are hampering fraud investigation as operations and chief executives are based in China
Cascades Inc. is closing its Norampac containerboard mill in Burnaby BC, blaming high operating costs and a high dollar.
Forest products producer could invest more than $300 million by 2015 to modernize plant
Ruling in First Nations case could have implications for future logging and mining in Ontario
Canada’s forestry industry now has a $100 million fund available to it for the development of innovative bio projects and technologies that can be integrated with current forestry operations. The federal government Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) program announced…
Companies can convert wood fibre from forest waste into bio-chemicals and alternative fuels. Photo: iStockphoto The economy may be on the mend, but Canada’s battered forest industry continues to struggle. The recession didn’t help but forestry’s declining fortunes were well…
ATLANTA: The Canadian Competition Bureau has declared Georgia-Pacific Corp.’s potential acquisition of some Grant Forest Products facilities in Ontario and South Carolina pose no competitive risk. Georgia-Pacific, an Atlanta-based manufacturer of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals,…