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News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
February 7, 2018  

Feds open to helping newsprint producers slapped with US tariff

Carr okay with a global approach similar to what the Liberal government did for the softwood lumber industry.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
February 1, 2018  

Pipelines, not carbon taxes, bigger factor in energy competitivess: report

Overhaul of environmental and regulatory review process for major energy projects will make-or-break plan for the future.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
August 10, 2017  

Cascades to close New York City packaging plant

Facility has reached its physical limits, selling property for $72 million.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production
July 10, 2017  

Norbord suspends operations at mill, site evacuated due to BC wildfires

More than 8,500 people in BC have been ordered to leave their homes due to the wildfires.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Operations Production
July 5, 2017  

Worker killed at BC Domtar mill identified

57-year old Jim Macleod had worked at the mill for 37 years, and was an active member of the local Unifor union.

Feature Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Economy General
July 4, 2017  

Softwood dispute redux – it’s time to secure new lumber markets

Victory in the latest trade battle will only be secured if Canada uses all of the weapons in its arsenal.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
June 1, 2017  

Federal government set to help softwood industry with $1B aid package

Plan expected to include EI enhancements for laid-off workers and funds to assist with exploring new markets and innovations.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
May 23, 2017  

Lumber exports push wholesale sales above $60 billion for first time

Gains in March were led by the building material and supplies subsector.

News Food & Beverage Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Economy General
April 26, 2017  

It’s Canada’s turn to get blasted by Trump

White House makes it clear that issues over dairy and softwood lumber are related to NAFTA renegotiations.

News Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
April 19, 2017  

US must reconsider duties against Canadian paper mills: NAFTA panel

Duties imposed after a American investigation into imports of supercalendered paper.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
March 28, 2017  

Prince Albert pays Domtar $5.1M over tax assessment dispute

Papermaker argued assessment of property was too high for 2009 and 2010.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability
March 13, 2017  

Resolute extends Niagara newsprint plant shutdown

Montreal-based company says the operation may be converted to make different products with a more sustainable future.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
November 10, 2016  

Yes, we’ll talk about upgrading NAFTA: Canada to Trump

The federal government could seek to upgrade the agreement, with particular focus on softwood lumber.

News Energy Forestry Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Pulp & Paper Economy General
November 9, 2016  

What Trump’s victory could mean for Canada’s economy

With the support of a Republican-controlled Senate and House of Representatives, Canada could feel some pain from the Trump administration.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Business Operations General Sustainability
September 26, 2016  

West Fraser Mills facing environmental charges in Alberta

Charges related to the release of a substance in Sept. 2014 not immediately reported to the provincial government.