An overall tariff of 6.53% levied on about 25 Canadian plants, mostly in Quebec and Ontario.
Will increase production by 20,000 tonnes and preserve 600 jobs.
A 65,000 square-foot Quebec warehouse destroyed.
Company says decision to cut 100,000 tonnes of newsprint production and close its de-inked pulp operations due to falling demand.
Kruger wants 10 years instead of five to pay back a pension deficit
Deadline to reach a collective agreement extended to June 22.
Natural Resources Minister Jerome Kennedy says Newfoundland and Labrador will consider any plan to save its last paper mill owned by Kruger but won’t offer direct subsidies.
Investment will boost annual production by 60,000 tonnes
Quality tissue manufacturer Kruger Products LP is cutting its CO2 emissions with an innovative heat recovery technology that is now operational at its Gatineau, Que. mill.
Kruger Products’ Sustainability 2015 program targets emissions, energy and water consumption, solid wastes using “innovative technologies.”