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Canfor announces extended curtailment at Polar sawmill

Canfor Corporation recently announced it will curtail operations at its Polar Sawmill located in Bear Lake British Columbia, north of Prince George, following an orderly wind-down. The curtailment is the result of a shortage of economically available fibre in the region and is expected to be in place for a period of approximately six months. […]

Canfor extending temporary curtailments in British Columbia, Canada

Canfor Corporation is announcing an extension of sawmill curtailments in British Columbia (B.C.) due to ongoing weak market conditions and the lack of available economic fiber. The production capacity will be reduced through two-week curtailment extensions in January at select solid wood facilities in B.C. This will remove approximately 21 million board feet in addition […]

Paper Excellence announces Croften Paper mill curtailment

Paper Excellence recently announced a production curtailment at its Crofton paper facility.  The curtailment will coincide with scheduled annual maintenance of key utility assets.  The outage will reduce the site exposure to higher cost energy through this period.  The curtailment will commence September 10th, 2022 and is expected to last approximately two weeks.  It is estimated […]

Paper Excellence announces temporaty curtailment of Catalyst Paper Tiskwat mill

Paper Excellence today announced the temporary curtailment of operations at its Catalyst Paper tiskwat mill. Severe challenges with local and global supply chain congestion exacerbated by BC’s recent atmospheric river event have caused significant paper inventory and movement problems for the company. The curtailment is targeted to begin in the week of November 22, 2021 […]