Vancouver-based company said the scale-back is a temporary measure.
Deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year
Economy rocketed to an annualized pace of 2.9 per cent in the period from April 1 through June 30.
ND Paper LLC has agreed to buy the mill and to offer employment to the Fairmont mill employees.
Closures to take place by year-end will affect about 65 workers in Barrie and Peterborough.
Rising cost of newsprint, typically their second-biggest expense, made it harder for them to operate.
Economists had expected an increase of 0.1 per cent in June.
Construction materials show strength, automotive and supplies fall.
Pulp mill plans to dump effluent daily into Northumberland Strait, they fear impact on lobsters, other seafood businesses.
Found the US Department of Commerce acted inconsistently with trade rules.
Canadian exporters in for a rough ride, says TD.
Company’s plan and spotty environmental record is creating tension in Pictou.
Two incidents involving discharge coming from the mill that was found to be harmful to fish.
Critics of the paper tariffs say it’s US newspapers that will ultimately be harmed.
Significant weather events have consistently increased over the last five years, according to the CEA.