Canfor shutdown Quesnel Sawmill

Posted by Rumin Mann
February 3rd, 2010

Lumber producer Canfor Corp. (TSX:CFP) says it will temporarily lay off 180 employees as part of a production curtailment at its sawmill in Quesnel, B.C.  The duration of the layoffs, effective Jan. 15, will be linked to “market demand, as well as the economics of running this operation,” the company said.  The curtailment will remove approximately 255 million board feet of lumber production on an annualized basis. Read More

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