Layoffs, shutdowns are causing economic and social pain as thousands of workers, their families and communities face uncertain futures.
Temporary curtailment, expected to start in August, will impact 67 unionized employees.
Companies cut back shifts, close mills as a lack of log supplies and low prices bite.
USW says previous inquiries into explosions at Babine Forest Products and Lakeland Mills raised more questions than answers.
Kinder Morgan is removing vegetation to create a fire break in the areas in which its Trans Mountain pipeline operates.
Duties imposed after a American investigation into imports of supercalendered paper.
Financial terms haven’t been disclosed.
Duties affect paper producers in Quebec, New Brunswick and BC
Department of Commerce claims US industry damaged by subsidized Canadian imports.
Executive search is on but no permanent replacement yet.
Management integrating with Canfor Corp.
Insolvent Catalyst Paper has reached cost-cutting labour agreements with unions representing more than 1,000 paper and pulp workers at three mills in BC.
Two New Brunswick pulp and paper mills will receive $6.1 million in federal government funding to improve energy efficiency and generate renewable power.