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January 26, 2016  

BC mulls deferring power costs for mining firms until prices rebound

Premier Clark also extends 20% mining exploration credit to 30% in regions affected by the destructive mountain pine beetle.

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January 25, 2016  

First Nation seeks $1.1B through civil suit against Catalyst Paper

Suit alleges Catalyst mill is trespassing on Halalt First Nation’s water and land rights.

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November 19, 2015  

US imposing duties on Canadian glossy paper products

Department of Commerce claims US industry damaged by subsidized Canadian imports.

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November 18, 2015  

Resolute buys into tissue with Atlas acquisition

Purchase of Florida company counters dwindling paper demand.

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November 10, 2015  

Mapping Canada’s future

A framework for manufacturing success.

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November 4, 2015  

Norampac plant expansion to be done in January

Cascades is getting help with a loan guarantee from Quebec.

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November 3, 2015  

Cascades invests $4.5M in two packaging plants

Machinery upgrades aim to increasing market share in the food packaging sector.

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October 19, 2015  

BC pulp mill’s maintenance closure extends into 2016

Paper Excellence Canada blames poor market conditions for the extended closure.

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September 15, 2015  

US factory production posts biggest fall in 19 months

Auto production plunged 6.4%, its steepest fall in more than three years.

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September 15, 2015  

Kruger Packaging invests $250M in its Trois-Rivières Mill

Newsprint machine will be converted to manufacture 100% recycled, lightweight linerboard.

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August 31, 2015  

Seven dead in China’s latest industrial accident

Workers overcome by gases at paper mill.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
August 24, 2015  

Northern Pulp’s emissions now well below limits

New precipitator is working, other emissions down as well.

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August 21, 2015  

Metro Paper Industries fined $75K for 2013 worker injury

The worker broke one finger and lost part of another while conducting repairs at Toronto plant.

News Forestry Pulp & Paper General
July 29, 2015  

NS mill to fight US tariff decision on paper subsidies

Port Hawkesbury Paper said the interim duty of 20.33% is unfair and without merit.

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July 29, 2015  

Nova Scotia mill to fight US decision on paper subsidies

Port Hawkesbury Paper calls interim duty of 20.33% by the US Department of Commerce unfair and without merit.

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June 19, 2015  

Cascades recognized for Ultratill products line

Innovative mushroom packaging contains 80% recyclable content.

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June 2, 2015  

Resolute hopes to wipe its way to profits by entering tissue business

$270 million investment in Calhoun pulp mill is its largest since it exited bankruptcy protection five years ago.

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April 23, 2015  

US demand to fuel Canadian export growth in 2015

Industrial capacity constraints in the US will help global economic growth over the next two years, an EDC report says.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Sustainability
April 13, 2015  

Kimberly-Clark adding wheat straw to new products

GreenHarvest tissue and paper towels will include 20% of the rapidly renewable fibre.

Feature Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Sustainability
February 26, 2015  

Fuel from (wood) fibre

The popularity of Fiber Fuel has resulted in the Nova Scotia specialty wood producer adding capacity with a second briquetting machine.

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February 18, 2015  

Message to America: Free trade, fair trade

Buy America/American protectionist measures are costing jobs on both sides of the border.

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February 6, 2015  

Uniboard invests over $53 million in Val-d’Or facility

Investment will increase productivity and modernize key production areas.

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February 2, 2015  

Canfor sells Taylor Pulp to a subsidiary

Goes to Canfor Pulp for $15 million.

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January 8, 2015  

Catalyst Paper acquires two US paper mills

Deal expected to boost capacity to 2.1 million tons of paper and 500,000 tons of pulp annually.

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December 30, 2014  

Betting on newsprint

As competitors fold, Alberta Newsprint Co. adopts an innovative business strategy that quickly adapts to market conditions.

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December 12, 2014  

Broader export demand to drive Canadian economy: RBC

Ontario tops provincial GDP growth ranking.

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December 11, 2014  

Tembec reaches settlement at Temiscaming Site

Deal with 650 unionized workers expires in Sept. 2018.

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December 11, 2014  

Manufacturers cautiously optimistic about 2015

PLANT Outlook survey shows companies are looking 
close to home for growth.

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December 10, 2014  

Domtar to invest $160 at Ashdown mill

Will convert a paper machine to a fluff pulp line to produce up to 516,000 metric tons per year.

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November 28, 2014  

Strike shuts down Tembec’s Temiscaming manufacturing complex

A four-year collective agreement expired on Sept. 30.

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November 18, 2014  

Report tells young job hunters the West is best

Ontario and Quebec together lost nearly 52,000 young people between 2003-2012 to jobs in Western Canada.

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November 4, 2014  

US housing recovery drives NB forestry exports

EDC forecasts double-digit growth this year and in 2015.