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November 21, 2018

Northern Pulp calls on public for deadline help

Northern Pulp, the embattled Nova Scotia pulp mill, is calling on the public as it attempts to secure more time on a government-imposed deadline for the building of a new effluent drainage pipe.

PMP Americas opens new U.S. location

PMP, the Polish-based supplier of tissue, paper and board technology, has opened a new location in Illinois to service the U.S. and Canada.

Alberta-Pacific receives 2018 FSC Leadership Award

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. has won a 2018 Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Leadership Award for its work managing more than 14.5 million acres of FSC-certified forest, the largest contiguous area certified in the world.

Canfor to acquire majority stake in Sweden's VIDA Group

Canfor Corporation has announced it will purchase 70 per cent of the VIDA Group for 3,990 million Swedish krona (approximately CAD$580 million).

West Fraser to curtail some production at B.C. sawmills, 135 jobs impacted

West Fraser Timber Co. has announced it will permanently curtail approximately 300 million board feet of combined lumber production at its Fraser Lake and Quesnel sawmills, which will lead to approximately 135 jobs being impacted.
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